Foresay Fore*say", v. t. [AS. foresecgan; fore + secgan to say. See {Say}, v. t.] To foretell. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Her danger nigh that sudden change foresaid. --Fairfax. [1913 Webster]

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  • foresay —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: Middle English forseyen, foreseyen, from Old English foresecgan, from fore + secgan to say more at say archaic : to tell in advance : predict, foretell * * * foreordain…to…foresay1 see under ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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