Fore"wit` (?), n.

1.

A leader, or would-be leader, in matters of knowledge or taste.

[Obs.]

Nor that the forewits, that would draw the rest unto their liking, always like the best. B. Jonson.

2.

Foresight; prudence.

Let this forewit guide thy thought. Southwell.

 

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