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forethought

fore·thought

forethought

pronunciation:
for thawt
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part of speech: noun
definition: a thinking about beforehand, esp. in order to make provision for an eventuality; anticipation; prudence.
antonyms:
impetuosity, rashness
similar words:
calculation, prudence
Word Parts
The word forethought contains the following part:
fore- Old English root that means before, in time or position