prudence

  1. discretion in practical affairs
  2. knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress

Prudence

[given name] Prudence is a feminine given name. The name is a Medieval form of the Latin Prudentia, meaning prudence, i.e. good judgment. The usual diminutive or short form is Pru or Prue. These may also be short for the unrelated name Prunella, which means plum. ==People with this name== ===Fictional characters=== ...
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prudence

careful forethought 
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prudence

[n] - discretion in practical affairs
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Prudence

Pru'dence noun [ French, from Latin prudentia , contr. from providentia . See Prudent , and confer Providence .] The quality or state of being prudent; wisdom in the way of caution and provision; discretion; carefulness; hence, also, economy; frugality. « Prudence
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prudence

The quality or state of being prudent; wisdom in the way of caution and provision; discretion; carefulness; hence, also, economy; frugality. 'Prudence is principally in reference to actions to be done, and due means, order, seasons, and method of doing or not doing.' (Sir M. Hale) 'Prudence supposes the value of the end to be assumed, and refers on...
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prudence

noun discretion in practical affairs
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Prudence

• (n.) The quality or state of being prudent; wisdom in the way of caution and provision; discretion; carefulness; hence, also, economy; frugality.
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Prudence

Prudence is a English girl name. The meaning of the name is `Prudent, Cautious` Where is it used? The name Prudence is mainly used In English.It is an abbreviated form of Prunella, used In English.If it`s too long people might use In English: Pru In English: PrueFor the opposite sex use: In Late Roman: Prudentius (M) See also In Spanish: Prudenci...
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PRUDENCE

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Prudence

Prudence (Lat. prudentia, contracted from providentia, seeing ahead) is the ability to govern and discipline oneself by the use of reason. It is classically considered to be a virtue, and in particular one of the four Cardinal virtues (which are, with the three theological virtues, part of the seven virtues). The word comes from Old French prudenc...
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Prudence

Aside from its usual general meaning of carefulness in judgment and decision-making, prudence particularly refers to caution in commercial/financial/economic risk-taking, and to the typically great caution exercised by financial folk (accountants and bankers notably) in planning, budgeting, forecasting, granting loans, extending credit, defining st...
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Prudence

[disambiguation] Prudence is a virtue, the exercising of good judgment or wisdom in practical matters. Prudence may also refer to: ...
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