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  1. hindsightnoun


  2. hindsightnoun

    When you read Seven Little Rabbits at age 6 and read it again 15 years later, the hindsight you've developed in the time between will make you look at and think of the book much differently than you did the first time!


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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hindsightnoun

    understanding the nature of an event after it has happened

    "hindsight is always better than foresight"

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  1. recollection

    you're recollecting in hindsight

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "hindsight":

    retrospective, posteriori, retrospect, afterthought

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  1. Chris Pratt:

    For me, I think after every breakup, at some point I realize that there were a lot of things I ignored that I really shouldn't have, in hindsight, it felt like my hand was forced. I don't think it was ever an independent decision.

  2. Army Gen. John Campbell:

    The Afghans is The Afghans, in hindsight, I wish The A-29s would’ve started that years ago.

  3. Roger Federer:

    It was much better for me to look forward to the rest of the season, rest of my life, really, i didn't want to have setback after setback and injure Roger Federer maybe further. In hindsight, that was definitely the right decision.

  4. Dov Charney:

    Could I have done things differently ? Of course, with 2020 hindsight I have some new ideas, i would have arranged testing from the start, every week. I would have fought for more testing earlier.

  5. Bill Diviney:

    Expectations were high when the military took over that they could kick-start spending quickly, but this has been difficult with the government's focus (rightly or wrongly) on constitutional reform, in hindsight, perhaps it was unrealistic to expect so much of a government that, for all intents and purposes, is a caretaker until democracy is restored.

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