provide for sth.
- 1. 為某事物可能發生作準備 provide for every eventuality in the budget 在預算中為可能出現的一切情形作好準備 The planners had not provided for a failure of the power system. 計劃制定者未對動力系統可能出現故障一事制定應變措施。
- 2. (指法案、法律協議等)為其後之某事物提供法律依據 The right of individuals to appeal to a higher court is provided for in the constitution. 個人可向上級法院提出上訴, 這是憲法所賦予的權利。
provide for sth 1.) to make plans in order to deal with a possible event in the future: ...detention of those suspected of terrorism. http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/british/provide-for-sth 1. To supply someone or something with basic necessities, as food, shelter...
多數時候，provide something to/for someone 是沒有差別。 The agreement provided guarantees for union members when layoffs are considered. https...
...provide sb. with sth. furnish sb. with sth. 注意: 漏了with就是錯誤 先物後人用法: provide sth. for/to sb furnish sth. + to sb. 或 for sth. 2011-01-29 18:15:37 補充： back on ...