Synonyms for Foresight:


brilliance, wisdom, foreknowledge, reason, acumen, clarity, intelligence, common sense, vision, intellect, judgment. prudence, preparedness, forehandedness. circumspection, caution, forethoughtfulness, precaution, careful, discretion. attribute (noun)
foresightedness, foresightfulness.
calculation (noun)
caution (noun)
foresight (noun)
prophecy, foresightfulness, foresightedness, farsightedness, prevision, premonition, clairvoyance.
foresightedness (noun)
foresightfulness, forehandedness.
intuition (noun)
cunning, Canniness, instinct, slyness, astuteness, shrewdness, cleverness, insight, trickiness, sophistry, intuition, wiliness, artfulness, craftiness.
mental preparedness (noun)
discretion, clairvoyance, insight, foreknowledge, caution, Canniness, precaution, circumspection, prudence, premonition.


caution (verb)

Other synonyms:

forehandedness, discretion, forethoughtfulness. circumspection. precaution. caution. understanding
Other relevant words:
foreknowledge, careful, caution, foresightfulness, vision, circumspection, discretion, prudence, wisdom, precaution, foresightedness, acumen, forehandedness, preparedness, forethoughtfulness, prevision.

Usage examples for foresight

  1. Neither Foresight nor any other device can create ability. – The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman
  2. Such, there can be no doubt, have been the results of an expedition from which human foresight could have anticipated no practical good. – Expedition into Central Australia by Charles Sturt
  3. Few had the foresight to perceive that it was these very women whose toil he was doing most to lighten! – American Men of Mind by Burton E. Stevenson