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  • v. Present participle of forelook.

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Examples

  • And therefore forelooking men in England find the problem of their future one not too easy to solve.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 13, No. 76, February, 1864

  • By his choice and collocation of extracts he shows Armstrong not only to have had the enthusiastic impact on his world known to all men, but also a forelooking philosophy which guided him to a definite end.

    The Journal of Negro History, Volume 3, 1918

  • I have seen the softness and beauty of the summer-clouds floating feathery overhead, enjoying, as it seemed, their height and privilege of motion, whilst yet they appeared not so much the drapery of this place and hour, as forelooking to some pavilions and gardens of festivity beyond.

    Essays: Second Series (1844)

  • I have seen the softness and beauty of the summer clouds floating feathery overhead, enjoying, as it seemed, their height and privilege of motion, whilst yet they appeared not so much the drapery of this place and hour, as forelooking to some pavilions and gardens of festivity beyond.

    Essays — Second Series

  • Nature, uncontainable, flowing, forelooking, in the first sentiment of kindness anticipates already a benevolence which shall lose all particular regards in its general light.

    Essays: First Series (1841)

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