Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Knowledge or awareness of something before its existence or occurrence; prescience.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Knowledge that precedes the existence of the thing or the happening of the event known; prescience.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Knowledge of a thing before it happens, or of whatever is to happen; prescience.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Knowing beforehand, prescience, foresight, precognition

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun knowledge of an event before it occurs

Etymologies

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fore- +‎ knowledge

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