Definitions for hindsightˈhaɪndˌsaɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hindsight
understanding the nature of an event after it has happened
"hindsight is always better than foresight"
Realisation or understanding of the significance and nature of events after they have occurred
When you read "Seven Little Rabbits" at age 6 and read it again 15 years later, the hindsight you've developed in the time between will make you look at and think of the book much differently than you did the first time!
The rear sight of a firearm
Hindsight is the second album by rapper John Reuben, released on May 21, 2002.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Hindsight is always twenty-twenty.
In hindsight, I never should have done him this favor.
With the benefit of hindsight, you can always say things could have been done better.
That is a rather cheap shot from people who today have the benefit of 25 years of hindsight.
The Afghans is The Afghans, in hindsight, I wish The A-29s would ’ve started that years ago.
Translations for hindsight
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- im NachhineinGerman
- a posterioriSpanish
- jälkiviisaus, jälkikäteen ajateltunaFinnish
- avec le recul, rétrospectivement, reculFrench
- senno di poiItalian
- Achteraf gezienDutch
- [[em]] [[retrospecto]], retrospectoPortuguese
- взгляд в прошлоеRussian
- efterklokhet, i efterhandSwedish
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