1 providence by virtue of planning prudently for the future [syn: foresightedness, foresightfulness]
- The ability to foresee or prepare wisely for the future.
- Having the foresight to prepare an evacuation plan may have saved their lives.
ability to foresee or prepare wisely for the future
Foresight or forethought may refer to:
- Foresight Exchange, an online prediction market using play money
- Foresight Institute, an American nonprofit organization
- Foresight Linux, a distribution of free software
- Chanting the Light of Foresight, a 1987 composition by Terry Riley
- HMS Foresight (H68), a Royal Navy F class destroyer
- Forethought (company)
- [Foresight: The International Journal of Applied Forecasting] a publication of the International Institute of Forecasters.
foresight in Russian: Форсайт (значения)
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