1 planning or plotting in advance of acting [syn: premeditation]
2 judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger; "he exercised caution in opening the door"; "he handled the vase with care" [syn: caution, precaution, care]
- Thinking in advance, planning, anticipation.
- With a little forethought we'd have planned for this contingency and not been stuck here now.
Foresight or forethought may refer to:
- Foresight Exchange, an online prediction market using play money
- Foresight Institute, an American nonprofit organization
- Foresight Linux, a distribution of free software
- Chanting the Light of Foresight, a 1987 composition by Terry Riley
- HMS Foresight (H68), a Royal Navy F class destroyer
- Forethought (company)
- [Foresight: The International Journal of Applied Forecasting] a publication of the International Institute of Forecasters.
forethought in Russian: Форсайт (значения)
TLC, aforethought, anticipation, approach, arrangement, attack, attention, blueprint, blueprinting, calculatedness, calculation, canniness, care, carefulness, caution, charting, circumspection, circumspectness, conception, concern, consideration, contrivance, deliberateness, deliberation, design, device, discreetness, discretion, disposition, enterprise, envisagement, express intention, expressness, figuring, forearming, forehandedness, foresight, foresightedness, forethoughtfulness, game, graphing, ground plan, guidelines, gumption, heed, heedfulness, idea, insurance, intention, intentionality, judgment, layout, lineup, long-range plan, loving care, mapping, master plan, measures, method, methodology, mindfulness, operations research, organization, plan, planning, planning function, plotting, prearrangement, precaution, precautions, precautiousness, preconsideration, predeliberation, predetermination, premeditation, preparedness, preresolution, preventive measure, procedure, program, program of action, protection, providence, provision, rationalization, regard, regardfulness, safeguard, schedule, schema, schematism, schematization, scheme, scheme of arrangement, sense, setup, solicitude, steps, steps and measures, strategic plan, strategy, system, systematization, tactical plan, tactics, tender loving care, the big picture, the picture, thoughtfulness, way, working plan