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foresee

fore·see

foresee

pronunciation:
for si
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: verb
inflections: foresaw, foreseeing, foreseen, foresees
definition: to see in advance as likely to happen; predict.
Cassie had foreseen the fall of the kingdom.
similar words:
anticipate, expect, foretell
derivations: foreseeable (adj.), foreseeability (n.), foreseer (n.)
Word Parts
The word foresee contains the following part:
fore- Old English root that means before, in time or position