Definition of foresight in English:
The ability to predict or the action of predicting what will happen or be needed in the future: he had the foresight to check that his escape route was clear
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- In a guild, the only thing that kept each thief from killing the other was respect: respect of ability, intelligence, foresight, dexterity.
- Buyers and sellers have perfect foresight; all future incomes are fully known and are reflected in current asset prices.
- No one, certainly, has perfect foresight into the uncertain future.
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