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prescience

noun

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  1. 1 the special ability to see or know about events before they actually occur <most believers would probably agree that complete prescience is one of God's attributes> Synonyms foreknowledge, foresightRelated Words foreboding, premonition, prenotion, presage, presentiment; clairvoyance, extrasensory perception, sixth sense; omniscience; divination

  2. 2 concern or preparation for the future <parents who had the prescience to make everything in their house childproof before the arrival of their first baby> Synonyms farsightedness, foresightedness, forethought, foresight, providence, visionRelated Words precaution, premeditation; discernment, discretion, insight, perception, perceptiveness, prudence, sagaciousness, sagacity, sageness, sapience, wisdomNear Antonyms hindsightAntonyms improvidence, myopia, shortsightedness




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