foresighted, adj.foresightedly, adv.foresightedly, adv.foresightedness, n.foresightful, adj.
/fawr"suyt', fohr"-/, n.
1. care or provision for the future; provident care; prudence.
2. the act or power of foreseeing; prevision; prescience.
3. an act of looking forward.
4. knowledge or insight gained by or as by looking forward; a view of the future.
5. Survey.
a. a sight or reading taken on a forward point.
b. (in leveling) a rod reading on a point the elevation of which is to be determined.
[1250-1300; ME forsight. See FORE-, SIGHT]
Syn. 1. See prudence. 4. foreknowledge.

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