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forethought

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noun fore·thought \ˈfȯr-ˌthȯt\

Definition of forethought

  1. 1 :  a thinking or planning out in advance :  premeditation

  2. 2 :  consideration for the future

Examples of forethought in a sentence

  1. Her decision showed a lack of forethought.

  2. With a little forethought, you can save yourself a lot of work later on.

14th Century

First Known Use of forethought

14th century


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forethought

adjective fore·thought

Definition of forethought

archaic

  1. :  aforethought

15th Century

First Known Use of forethought

15th century


FORETHOUGHT Defined for English Language Learners

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forethought

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noun fore·thought \ˈfȯr-ˌthȯt\

Definition of forethought for English Language Learners

  • : careful thinking or planning about the future


FORETHOUGHT Defined for Kids

forethought

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noun fore·thought \ˈfōr-ˌthȯt\

Definition of forethought for Students

  1. :  careful thinking or planning for the future



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