Synonyms of prudence in English:

prudence


See definition of prudence

noun

1‘foresters argue about the prudence of drastic thinning’

SYNONYMS

wisdom, judgement, good judgement, judiciousness, sagacity, shrewdness, advisability, common sense, sense

ANTONYMS

folly

2‘an elder counselled prudence’

SYNONYMS

caution, cautiousness, care, carefulness, canniness, chariness, wariness, circumspection

far-sightedness, foresight, forethought

discretion

ANTONYMS

recklessness

3‘thanks to his father's prudence, a fortune was made’

SYNONYMS

thrift, thriftiness, providence, good management, careful budgeting, economy, canniness, frugality, abstemiousness

North American forehandedness

rare sparingness