from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A knowing in advance; foresight.
- n. A prediction; a forecast.
- transitive v. To foresee.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Advance knowledge; foresight.
- n. A prediction.
- v. To predict or envision the future.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Foresight; foreknowledge; prescience.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of foreseeing; foresight; foreknowledge; prescience.
- n. A specific act of foresight or prescience.
- n. Synonyms See inference.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. seeing ahead; knowing in advance; foreseeing
- n. the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
- n. a prophetic vision (as in a dream)
- n. the power to foresee the future
From Latin praevisio. (Wiktionary)