Definition of providentially in US English:



  • See providential

    • ‘Their God could act providentially, and their religious beliefs helped to shape their faith in republican government and the natural law that, in their view, underlay its principles.’
    • ‘However, her ordeal came to an end somewhat providentially.’
    • ‘First and most important, according to serious theism, God is constantly, immediately, intimately and directly active in his creation: he constantly upholds it in existence and providentially governs it.’
    • ‘In this view, forests, rivers, streams, waterfalls, and even deserts were providentially located at convenient locations, awaiting the hand of man.’
    • ‘Epicurus arguments are effective only against the view that the world was providentially designed for the benefit of humans.’