foresightedness
noun see foresight

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • foresightedness — See foresighted. * * * …   Universalium

  • foresightedness — noun a) The quality of having foresight b) The prudent exercise of common sense when planning for the future …   Wiktionary

  • foresightedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters: caution, circumspection, discretion, forehandedness, foresight, forethought, forethoughtfulness, precaution, prudence. See CAREFUL …   English dictionary for students

  • foresightedness — n. ability to predict the future; careful planning for the future, prudence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foresightedness — fore·sight·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • foresightedness — noun providence by virtue of planning prudently for the future • Syn: ↑foresight, ↑foresightfulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑foresightful (for: ↑foresightfulness), ↑foresighted …   Useful english dictionary

  • foresightfulness — noun providence by virtue of planning prudently for the future • Syn: ↑foresight, ↑foresightedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑foresightful, ↑foresighted (for: ↑foresightedness) …   Useful english dictionary

  • foresight — noun Date: 14th century 1. an act or the power of foreseeing ; prescience 2. provident care ; prudence < had the foresight to invest his money wisely > 3. an act of looking forward; also a view forward • foresighted adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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