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proactive

adjective

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  1. having or showing awareness of and preparation for the future proactive decision by the city fathers to plan for the eventual withering away of the region's manufacturing base Synonyms of proactive farseeing, farsighted, forehanded, foreseeing, forethoughtful, forward, forward-looking, prescient, foresighted, provident, visionaryWords Related to proactive careful, cautious, heedful; discerning, insightful, perceptive, percipient, prudent, sagacious, sage, sapient, wiseNear Antonyms of proactive careless, heedless, incautiousAntonyms of proactive half-baked, half-cocked, improvident, myopic, shortsighted


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