Foreknowing
Foreknow Fore*know", v. t. [imp. {Foreknew}; p. p. {Foreknown}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Foreknowing}.] To have previous knowledge of; to know beforehand. [1913 Webster]

Who would the miseries of man foreknow? --Dryden. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • foreknowing — index oracular, prophetic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • foreknowing — fore know || fÉ”r nəʊ /fɔː v. know in advance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foreknowing — foreknowˈing adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑fore …   Useful english dictionary

  • προγνωστικά — προγνωστικός foreknowing neut nom/voc/acc pl προγνωστικά̱ , προγνωστικός foreknowing fem nom/voc/acc dual προγνωστικά̱ , προγνωστικός foreknowing fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • προγνωστικώτερον — προγνωστικός foreknowing adverbial comp προγνωστικός foreknowing masc acc comp sg προγνωστικός foreknowing neut nom/voc/acc comp sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • foreknow — /fɔˈnoʊ/ (say faw noh) verb (t) (foreknew, foreknown, foreknowing) to know beforehand. –foreknowable, adjective –foreknowing, adjective –foreknowingly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • προγνωστικῶν — προγνωστικός foreknowing fem gen pl προγνωστικός foreknowing masc/neut gen pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • προγνωστικόν — προγνωστικός foreknowing masc acc sg προγνωστικός foreknowing neut nom/voc/acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • προγνωστικώτατον — προγνωστικός foreknowing masc acc superl sg προγνωστικός foreknowing neut nom/voc/acc superl sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • Foreknew — Foreknow Fore*know , v. t. [imp. {Foreknew}; p. p. {Foreknown}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Foreknowing}.] To have previous knowledge of; to know beforehand. [1913 Webster] Who would the miseries of man foreknow? Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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