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English definition of “hindsight”

hindsight

noun [U]     /ˈhaɪnd.saɪt/
the ability to understand an event or situation only after it has happened: With (the benefit/wisdom of) hindsight, I should have taken the job. In hindsight, it would have been better to wait.Wise and sensible
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