April 01, 2017
Learner's Word of the Day
foresight /ˈfoɚˌsaɪt/ noun
foresight
/ˈfoɚˌsaɪt/
noun
The women had the foresight to bring an umbrella.
The women had the foresight to bring an umbrella.
Learner's definition of FORESIGHT

[noncount]

: the ability to see what will or might happen in the future

  • They had the foresight to invest the money wisely.

  • His career choice shows a lack of foresight.

foresighted /ˈfoɚˌsaɪtəd/ adjective [more foresighted; most foresighted]

  • foresighted investors/investments

— foresightedness noun [noncount]

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