verb (used with object), fore·saw, fore·seen, fore·see·ing.
verb (used without object), fore·saw, fore·seen, fore·see·ing.
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Every scientist knows they can’t possibly foresee all possible instances or situations in which they could be proven wrong, no matter how strong their data.How Pseudoscientists Get Away With It - Facts So Romantic|Stuart Firestein|August 28, 2020|Nautilus
While few foresaw his initial win, even fewer predicted what this highly unusual president would do in office.
They foresee 24 named storms in total, 12 of which could be hurricanes, including five major ones.Predictions for the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season just got worse|Maria Temming|August 7, 2020|Science News
There was absolutely no way to foresee that the discovery of radioactivity, or the atomic nucleus, or even the neutron would eventually enable the construction of a weapon of mass destruction.How understanding nature made the atomic bomb inevitable|Tom Siegfried|August 6, 2020|Science News
You can also utilize the power of predictive analytics which uses historical data and machine learning to foresee your brand’s future performance.10 Reasons why marketers use data to make budgeting decisions|Kimberly Grimms|July 28, 2020|Search Engine Watch
There is no way to foresee a future that still hides in turmoil.Here’s What the U.S. Has to Do to Deal With the Mad Middle East|Leslie H. Gelb|July 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What he could not foresee was that a half century later Freedom Summer would not be ancient history.The 1964 Miss. Freedom Summer Protests Won Progress At a Bloody Price|Nicolaus Mills|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“At present, few scientists foresee any serious or practical use for atomic energy,” an article read.
Other lodging options that remain open outside the closed parks foresee a harder hit.Seven Shutdown Winners, From the Newseum to Dollywood|Nina Strochlic|October 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Our brains can foresee that if we let natural selection take its course then it could be disastrous in the long run.
But no one in Spain and few in Manila as yet could foresee how the fulfilment of the Agreement would be bungled.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
But it was less easy to foresee that William would be the chief and indeed almost the only object of their indignation.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Am I suddenly to obtain some post, and do people know it, or foresee it, because they forestall me and bow to me first?The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre
Max Bray arranged all future matters to his entire satisfaction, but again there were contingencies that he could not foresee.By Birth a Lady|George Manville Fenn
I could foresee a catastrophe which would for ever unsettle the two towns, and give the valley an unenviable reputation.Mrs. Falchion, Complete|Gilbert Parker