forehanded

adjective
fore·​hand·​ed | \ (ˌ)fȯr-ˈhan-dəd How to pronounce forehanded (audio) \

Definition of forehanded

1a : mindful of the future : prudent

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Other Words from forehanded

forehandedly adverb
forehandedness noun

Examples of forehanded in a Sentence

was forehanded enough to stock up on batteries for winter storms

First Known Use of forehanded

1650, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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The first known use of forehanded was in 1650

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“Forehanded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forehanded. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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