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forethought


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Forethought  \Fore"thought`\,  a. 
  Thought  of  or  planned,  beforehand;  aforethought;  prepense; 
  hence  deliberate.  ``Forethought  malice.''  --Bacon. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Forethought  \Fore"thought`\,  n. 
  A  thinking  or  planning  beforehand;  prescience;  premeditation; 
  forecast;  provident  care 
 
  A  sphere  that  will  demand  from  him  forethought, 
  courage,  and  wisdom.  --I.  Taylor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  forethought 
  n  :  judiciousness  in  avoiding  harm  or  danger;  "he  exercised 
  caution  in  opening  the  door";  "he  handled  the  vase  with 
  care"  [syn:  {caution},  {precaution},  {care}] 




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