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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “forethought”

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
深謀遠慮;預先計劃
I'm glad I had the forethought to make a copy of the letter, as proof of what had been promised.
我很慶幸自己有先見之明把那封信複印了一份,可以作為先前所作承諾的證明。
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of forethought from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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