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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forewarn, previseverb

    warn in advance or beforehand; give an early warning

    "I forewarned him of the trouble that would arise if he showed up at his ex-wife's house"

  2. anticipate, previse, foreknow, foreseeverb

    realize beforehand


  1. previseverb

    To foresee.

  2. previseverb

    To warn.

  3. Etymology: From praevisus, the past participle of praevidēre


  1. previse

    Previse means to foresee, predict or anticipate. It is the act of looking ahead or making a judgment about what is likely to happen in the future.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Previseverb

    to foresee

  2. Previseverb

    to inform beforehand; to warn

  3. Etymology: [L. praevisus, p. p. of praevidere to foresee; prae before + videre to see. See Vision.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Previse

    prē-viz′, v.t. to foresee: to forewarn.—n. Previ′sion, foresight: foreknowledge. [L. prævidēre, prævisum, to foresee—præ, before, vidēre, to see.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of previse in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of previse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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