Foregleam Fore"gleam`, n. An antecedent or premonitory gleam; a dawning light. [1913 Webster]

The foregleams of wisdom. --Whittier. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • foregleam — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: fore + gleam : a premonitory gleam : forecast * * * foregleam and forego1, etc see under ↑fore foreˈgleam noun (literary) A glimpse into the future • • • Main Entry: ↑fore …   Useful english dictionary

  • foregleam — noun A gleam or glimpse of the future; foreglimpse …   Wiktionary

  • foregleamforego — foregleam and forego1, etc see under fore …   Useful english dictionary

  • anticipation — Synonyms and related words: TLC, a priori knowledge, anachronism, antecedence, antecedency, antedate, antedating, anteriority, apprehension, attention, beginnings, buddhi, care, carefulness, caution, certainty, circumspection, circumspectness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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