foresight foresight  /ˈfɔr ˌsaɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) providence by virtue of planning prudently for the future
  2. (n) seeing ahead; knowing in advance; foreseeing

Usage(s):

  1. He had the imagination and foresight and leading genius to prepare this nation for war.
  2. Watson flew throughout Asia, Africa and the Pacific, displaying steel nerves and shrewd foresight and planning skills.
  3. Its a testament to the founding fathers' foresight that this ancient system of compromise continues to thrive.

News

  1. 2020 Foresight Report: Branch Network Development in a Multi-Channel World

    MarketResearch.com announces the addition of a new market research report in Financial Services to their product offering: 2020 Foresight Report: Branch Network Development in a Multi-Channel World; http://www.marketresearch.com/land/product.asp?productid=7586415&progid=85505 (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10818443.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. 2020 Foresight Report: Innovative Branding and Segmentation Strategies in the Global Life Insurance Segment

    NEW YORK, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: 2020 Foresight Report: Innovative Branding and Segmentation Strategies ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. 2020 Foresight Report: No Safe Havens - Changes in Offshore Private Banking Research Report

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report" 2020 Foresight Report: No Safe Havens - Changes in Offshore Private Banking" to its huge collection of research reports. (PRWeb June 08, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10812046.htm
    on June 8, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Mr Obama said: "Unfortunately, faced with an uncertain threat, our government made a series of hasty decisions.......... our government made decisions based on fear rather than foresight...... our government trimmed facts and evidence to fit...
    on May 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. Senator McCain told his New York audience: "Global warming is a test of foresight, of political courage, and of the unselfish concern that one generation owes to the next. We need to think straight about the dangers ahead, and meet the problems with...
    on Oct 3, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "At every stage of his career, Ed has shown wisdom, foresight and creativity," Bush said in the Roosevelt Room of the White House. "Those same qualities will make him a valuable member of my Cabinet and they will make him a trusted friend to...
    on Oct 31, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Forbes

Word of the Day
languish languish
/ˈlæŋɡ wɪʃ /