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foresaw

verb
past tense of foresee

Synonyms of foresaw

to realize or know about beforehand
  • a freak accident that no one could possibly have foreseen

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“Foresaw.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foresaw. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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