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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A looking ahead and planning for the future.

Usage examples (36)
  • foresight is knowing when to shut your mouth before someone suggests it.
  • "That's what I call foresight!" cried the magistrate laughing.
  • The only notable place this foresight is applied in the U.S., as I see it, is for our formidable war machine.
  • Kotane's clear insight into the problems of our movement developed in him what we call a foresight; almost a premonition. for more
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