Definitions for prescient
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word prescient
perceiving the significance of events before they occur
"extraordinarily prescient memoranda on the probable course of postwar relations"-R.H.Rovere
Having knowledge of events before they take place; possessing or exhibiting prescience.
Origin: From praescire, from prae + scire.
having knowledge of coming events; foreseeing; conscious beforehand
in respect, 'prentices, prentices, reinspect
Find a translation for the prescient definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for prescient?
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for prescient: