Definition of Foresee in English :

Define Foresee in English

Foresee meaning in English

Meaning of Foresee in English

Pronunciation of Foresee in English

Foresee pronunciation in English

Pronounce Foresee in English


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1. anticipate, foreknow, foresee, previse

realize beforehand

2. envision, foresee

picture to oneself; imagine possible

Example Sentences:
'I cannot envision him as President'

3. anticipate, counter, foresee, forestall

act in advance of; deal with ahead of time

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb -sees, -seeing, -saw or -seen
(tr; may take a clause as object)
to see or know beforehand
he did not foresee that

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verb transitiveWord forms: foreˈsaw, foreˈseen, foreˈseeing
to see beforehand; know beforehand; foreknow

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tr.v. fore·saw (-sô), fore·seen (-sēn), fore·see·ing, fore·sees
To imagine or know as a probable occurrence; anticipate or predict: foresaw economic decline.

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