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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future); A prophetic vision (as in a dream); Seeing ahead; The power to foresee the future.

Usage examples (37)
  • She may have had a prevision of the need of support.
  • These things have prevision-guided munitions on them.
  • He was invaded by a prevision of unendurable calamity.
  • The correctness of Mr. Gallatin's prevision was soon apparent. for more
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