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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foresee  \Fore*see"\,  v.  t.  [AS.  forese['o]n;  fore  +  se['o]n  to 
  see  See  {See},  v.  t.] 
  1.  To  see  beforehand;  to  have  prescience  of  to  foreknow. 
 
  A  prudent  man  foreseeth  the  evil.  --Prov.  xxii. 
  3. 
 
  2.  To  provide.  [Obs.] 
 
  Great  shoals  of  people,  which  go  on  to  populate, 
  without  foreseeing  means  of  life.  --Bacon. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foresee  \Fore*see"\,  v.  i. 
  To  have  or  exercise  foresight.  [Obs.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  foresee 
  v  1:  realize  beforehand  [syn:  {anticipate},  {foreknow}] 
  2:  picture  to  oneself  [syn:  {envision}] 
  3:  act  in  advance  of  deal  with  ahead  of  time  [syn:  {anticipate}, 
  {forestall},  {counter}] 




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