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Synonyms for foresee

Synonyms for foresee

to know in advance

Synonyms for foresee

realize beforehand

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picture to oneself

act in advance of

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They foresaw that there might yet be occasion for them to assemble under its far-projecting shadow.
Happily, however, for Julia's peace of mind, she foresaw no such dangers from her intimacy with Anna, and letter and answer passed between them, at short intervals, during the remainder of the summer.
The police foresaw this, and it ceased to agitate, in order to bring the republicans into discredit; men must eat, and trade was permitted to revive a little.
He foresaw enough; he'd no right to expect anything but harm and shame to her.
Whether it would have done any good can never be settled now, but I am excessively vexed that Sir Reginald should know anything of a matter which we foresaw would make him so uneasy.
The ruin, therefore, of the poor girl must, he foresaw, unavoidably attend his deserting her; and this thought stung him to the soul.
It was indeed time for that, for as I was about to place my legs through the window, the man had seen me, had bounded to his feet, had sprung--as I foresaw he would--to the door of the ante-chamber, had time to open it, and fled.
When I devised this story, I foresaw the likelihood that a class of readers and commentators would suppose that I was at great pains to conceal exactly what I was at great pains to suggest: namely, that Mr John Harmon was not slain, and that Mr John Rokesmith was he.
Tom's imagination had not been rapid and capacious enough to include this question among the foreseen consequences, but it was no sooner put than he foresaw whither it tended, and that Maggie would not be considered the only culprit in the case.
Northbrook filed suit to recover these losses against Adjuster's auditors, Lytkowski and Company, claiming Lytkowski specifically foresaw Northbrook's reliance on Adjuster's audited financial statements.
Three months ago prospects were also favorable," said Phil Blair of Manpower, "when 27% reported hiring intentions and 8% foresaw the need to trim personnel.