- 副词: providentially;
He explained the yellow fever epidemic as a providential act to discourage urban growth.
It'struck her as providential that she should be the instrument of his initiation.
This was providential rest and shelter until the moon rose.
Providential: This disposition of likelihood and individual is concerned.
Their departure just before the floods was providential.
Their departure just before the floods providential.
Christians confess the lordship and the providential care of God over the world.
Soames Forsyte was a member of the board of the Providential Premium Reassurance Society.
1. peculiarly fortunate or appropriate; as if by divine intervention;
"a heaven-sent rain saved the crops"
"a providential recovery"
2. relating to or characteristic of providence;
"assumption that nature operates only according to a providential plan"- M.R.Cohen
3. resulting from divine providence;
"a providential visitation"