Foresight

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Foresight->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ foresight
foresight
prospicience
prevision
long-sightedness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ anticipation
anticipation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ providence
providence
&c.(preparation) 673
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ forethought
forethought
forecast
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ predeliberation
predeliberation
presurmise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ foregone conclusion
foregone conclusion
&c.(prejudgment) 481
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ prudence
prudence
&c.(caution) 864
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ foreknowledge
foreknowledge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ prognosis
prognosis
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ precognition
precognition
prescience
prenotion
presentiment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ second sight
second sight
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ sagacity
sagacity
&c.(intelligence) 498
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ antepast
antepast
prelibation
prophasis
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ prospect
prospect
&c.(expectation) 507
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ foretaste
foretaste
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ prospectus
prospectus
&c.(plan) 626
PARAG:Foresight->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ foresee
foresee
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ look forwards to
look forwards to
look ahead
look beyond
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ scent from afar
scent from afar
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ look into the future
look into the future
pry into the future
peer into the future
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ see one's way
see one's way
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ see how the land lies
see how the land lies
see how the wind blows
see how the cat jumps
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ anticipate
anticipate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ expect
expect
&c. 507
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ be beforehand
be beforehand
&c.(early) 132
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ predict
predict
&c. 511
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ foreknow
foreknow
forejudge
forecast
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ presurmise
presurmise
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ have an eye to the future
have an eye to the future
have an eye to the main chance
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ respicere finem
respicere finem
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ keep a sharp lookout
keep a sharp lookout
&c.(vigilance) 459
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ forewarn
forewarn
&c. 668
PARAG:Foresight->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ foreseeing
foreseeing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prescient
prescient
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ farseeing
farseeing
farsighted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sagacious
sagacious
&c.(intelligent) 498
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ weatherwise
weatherwise
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ provident
provident
&c.(prepared) 673
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prospective
prospective
&c. 507
PARAG:Foresight->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ against the time when
against the time when

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • foresight — (n.) c.1300, from FORE (Cf. fore ) + SIGHT (Cf. sight) (n.). Cf. Ger. Vorsicht …   Etymology dictionary

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