What does foresee mean?

Definitions for foresee
fɔrˈsi, foʊr-fore·see

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anticipate, previse, foreknow, foresee(verb)

    realize beforehand

  2. envision, foresee(verb)

    picture to oneself; imagine possible

    "I cannot envision him as President"

  3. anticipate, foresee, forestall, counter(verb)

    act in advance of; deal with ahead of time


  1. foresee(Verb)

    To anticipate; to predict.

    "I foresee in this," he says, "the breaking up of our profession." The Lamplighter - Charles Dickens, 1838

Webster Dictionary

  1. Foresee(verb)

    to see beforehand; to have prescience of; to foreknow

  2. Foresee(verb)

    to provide

  3. Foresee(verb)

    to have or exercise foresight

  4. Origin: [AS. foresen; fore + sen to see. See See, v. t.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Foresee

    fōr-sē′, v.t. or v.i. to see or know beforehand.—p.adj. Foresee′ing.—adv. Foresee′ingly.

How to say foresee in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of foresee in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of foresee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of foresee in a Sentence

  1. Curtis Hurst:

    I don't foresee anybody making the decision to close.

  2. Lara Sweet:

    We do not foresee a sequential decline in daily active users in Q1 2019.

  3. Mitt Romney:

    There are no circumstances I can foresee where that would possibly happen.

  4. Yngve Slyngstad:

    We have not participated in the selling and we don't foresee that we will.

  5. Sandrine Perret:

    We foresee the euro rebounding against the dollar over the next three months.

Images & Illustrations of foresee

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