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hindsight

Pronunciation: /ˈhaɪndsaɪt/

Translation of hindsight in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • with (the benefit of) hindsight a posteriori, en retrospectiva, con la sabiduría que da la experiencia
    Example sentences
    • Playing through Iron Storm was like looking back in hindsight on a historical event.
    • With hindsight, we know how his moral instinct trumped the evidence for the war and its legality.
    • Many times I look back in hindsight and think of how I should have handled a situation.

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