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Synonyms for foresee
fɔrˈsi, foʊr-fore·see

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. foresee

    predict, anticipate, foretell, forecast, foreknow, forebode, divine

    reflect, remember, recollect, recurl

Princeton's WordNet

  1. anticipate, previse, foreknow, foreseeverb

    realize beforehand

    predict, counter, foreknow, previse, look for, forewarn, forestall, envision, call, prognosticate, look to, anticipate, foretell, forebode, expect, promise

  2. envision, foreseeverb

    picture to oneself; imagine possible

    "I cannot envision him as President"

    see, visualise, fancy, anticipate, previse, foreknow, figure, counter, image, envision, forestall, project, picture, visualize

  3. anticipate, foresee, forestall, counterverb

    act in advance of; deal with ahead of time

    predict, counter, foreknow, previse, look for, preclude, forestall, prevent, foreclose, forbid, envision, call, prognosticate, look to, anticipate, foretell, forebode, expect, promise

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. foreseeverb

    foreknow, forecast, forebode, see beforehand, have prescience of, be prescient of

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "foresee":

    predict, anticipate, envisage, forecast

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  1. Carter Rogers:

    Even in this economic state, we see a lot of people willing to put down $ 500 for a new console, we don't foresee anything sort of gaming crash due to economic factors because there are a lot of people stuck at home, shifting discretionary spending into gaming.

  2. Jarrett Zielinski:

    We are as exposed as anyone else and thus providing our customers access to both Canadian class one railroads mitigates some of the risk associated with that exposure, however, with U.S. crude oil inventories at record levels and pipeline takeaway constraints mounting, we foresee increased demand for (crude by rail) services.

  3. Barack Obama:

    We haven't even gotten to that point yet, because there has been no indication on the part of the North Koreans as there was with the Iranians that they could foresee a future in which they did not possess or were not pursuing nuclear weapons.

  4. Ash Carter:

    It is intended ... clearly to rule out the kind of campaign we waged in Iraq and Afghanistan because we don't foresee that kind of campaign is necessary.

  5. Sandrine Perret:

    We foresee the euro rebounding against the dollar over the next three months.

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