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Definition of foresight noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

foresight

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈfɔrsaɪt//
 
[uncountable] (approving)
 
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the ability to predict what is likely to happen and to use this to prepare for the future She had the foresight to prepare herself financially in case of an accident. The government's policies show a remarkable lack of foresight. compare hindsight
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