Fore*see" (?), v. t. [AS. foreseon; fore + seon to see. See See, v. t.]

1.

To see beforehand; to have prescience of; to foreknow.

A prudent man foreseeth the evil. Prov. xxii. 3.

2.

To provide.

[Obs.]

Great shoals of people, which go on to populate, without foreseeing means of life. Bacon.

 

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Fore*see", v. i.

To have or exercise foresight.

[Obs.]

 

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