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forethought

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈfɔː.θɔːt/ US  /ˈfɔːr.θɑːt/
the good judgment to consider the near future in your present actions; planning before you do something
深谋远虑;预先计划
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。
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
Translations of “forethought”
in Vietnamese suy tính trước…
in Spanish previsión…
in Thai การคิดก่อนล่วงหน้า…
in Malaysian memikirkan akibatnya…
in French prévoyance…
in German der Vorbedacht, der Vorsatz…
in Chinese (Traditional) 深謀遠慮, 預先計劃…
in Indonesian memikirkan akibatnya…
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