- The fact of knowing something in advance; foreknowledge: with extraordinary prescience, Jung actually predicted the Nazi eruptionMore example sentences
far-sightedness, foresight, foreknowledge; psychic powers, clairvoyance; prediction, prognostication, divination, prophesy, augury; insight, vision, intuition, perception, percipience; Hinduism & Buddhism third eye
- Some of them have occurred exactly as predicted, and stand as proof of my prescience and insight.
- A rereading, however, shows that he had imagined our future with incredible prescience and was rightly appalled by the vista.
- ‘Unbelievable,’ Federer said, dwelling on his prescience.