Translation of "forethought" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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forethoughtnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈfɔː.θɔːt/ us /ˈfɔːr.θɑːt/

the good judgment to consider the near future in your present actions

I'm glad I had the forethought to make a copy of the letter, as proof of what had been promised. 我很庆幸自己有先见之明把那封信复印了一份,可以作为先前所作承诺的证明。

(Translation of “forethought” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)