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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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
Our brains can foresee that if we let natural selection take its course then it could be disastrous in the long run.
Natural selection cannot favor long-term gain, but our brains can foresee certain courses of action.
We build models and theories and tell people that we can calculate and foresee the future.
Was it not the part of common prudence to "foresee the evil and hide?"A New Sensation|Albert Ross
She had quite failed to foresee the awful plight in which she now found herself.The Red and the Black|Stendhal
How presently it was to break in tragic violence I could not foresee.Tales of Chinatown|Sax Rohmer
But for reasons which she could not foresee, Madge's apology was to be delayed indefinitely.Madge Morton's Secret|Amy D. V. Chalmers
I fight this woman not only because she fights me, but because I foresee the most appalling catastrophe.The Longest Journey|E. M. Forster