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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Of course, nobody could have foreseen that the floor would begin to crack.I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had been the least violent of lawbreakers and nobody could have foreseen that he would suffer such a death.
Or, perhaps, one that could have been foreseen only with 20/20 hindsight.The Exemplary Plane at the Heart of the MH370 Mystery|Clive Irving|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Why did I say it was alarming that this present state of affairs was not foreseen by the West?Ukraine Is On the Verge Of War And Putin Is To Blame|Michael Weiss|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the book has a timeliness that Kalfus may not have foreseen.
This is not to be regarded as accidental, or as a misfortune which could not be foreseen.The Practice and Theory of Bolshevism|Bertrand Russell
"No one could have foreseen that," Miss Haldin murmured, with her serious grey eyes fixed upon mine.Under Western Eyes|Joseph Conrad
As I had foreseen, it needed more men, more minds, more money; and these were not forthcoming.My Life in Many States and in Foreign Lands|George Francis Train
He may be said never to have seen or foreseen anything better.Nineteenth Century Questions|James Freeman Clarke
It did not rain that afternoon, but, as Miss Clotilda had foreseen, it was very hot.The Old Pincushion|Mrs. Molesworth