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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Realize in advance

Usage examples (29)
  • Whom he did foreknow, that is, whom he designed for his friends and favourites.
  • In what sense are we to take the word "foreknow" here?
  • If this exegesis, which takes the verb "foreknow" in the diluted sense of prescience, is not acceptable, what then, we may ask, is the meaning of foreknowledge?
  • The buds foreknow their life — this hope must ever rise. for more
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