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.

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