• Definition for "foreknow"
    • to possess foreknowledge of, specifically by supernatural means…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "foreknow"
    • Whom he did foreknow, that is,…
    • View More
  • Verb Forms for "foreknow"
  • Etymologically Related for "foreknow"

foreknow definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to possess foreknowledge of, specifically by supernatural means or through revelation.
    • to own foreknowledge of, especially by supernatural means or through revelation.
    • having foreknowledge of, especially by supernatural means or through revelation.
    • to own past familiarity with; to know in advance.
    • having earlier knowledge of; to know beforehand.
    • To have past knowledge of; understand first.
    • having foreknowledge of, especially by supernatural means or through revelation.
    • to possess past understanding of; understand upfront.
  • verb:
    • to own understanding of before you start, to precognise.
    • To have understanding of in advance, to precognise.
    • To have familiarity with beforehand, to precognise.
    • realize beforehand
    • understand beforehand
    • realize before you start
    • To have understanding of ahead of time, to precognise.
    • recognize beforehand
  • others:
    • to possess previous understanding of; know beforehand; think of or consider ahead of time.
    • To have previous understanding of; know beforehand; consider or consider first.
    • to possess previous knowledge of; know beforehand; think about or contemplate upfront.
    • To have previous familiarity with; know beforehand; think about or contemplate beforehand.
259 votes

How would you define foreknow?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!