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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Providence by virtue of planning prudently for the future.

Usage examples (32)
  • As he noted the foresightedness of the young mechanics his confidence in them expanded.
  • Thanks to his foresightedness, he still had his knife, and this might prove to him to be salvation as far as escape was concerned.
  • "The future of this region is only as secure as our foresightedness and our dedication to meaningful structural changes," Nujoma said.
  • It seems like many Americans has long since forgotten the ideals and foresightedness of their founding fathers, and fallen into a sociopolitical dark age. for more
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