Definition of providential:
marvelous, lottery, fortuitous, heaven-sent, fortunate, fortune, marvellous, godlike, fortunately, elysian, charmed, heavenly, beginner's luck, fluky, lucky, happy, dumb luck, luck, miraculous, inspired, godly, hot, divine.
- "Christina", L. G. Moberly.
- "Memoir and Letters of Francis W. Newman", Giberne Sieveking.
She arranged the disarranged; played the providential part, exercising the powers of intervention which in past times belonged to the priest, but which, in the days of commercial feudalism, devolve upon the social workers.- "The Precipice", Elia Wilkinson Peattie.