foreknowledgenoun [ U ]uk /fɔːˈnɒl.ɪdʒ/ us /fɔːrˈnɑː.lɪdʒ/ formal
Examples from literature
- But there again foreknowledge was impotent against fate.
- If God's foreknowledge be certain, it seems to exclude the possibility of man's free will.
- The Archbishop paused for a moment, thinking how best to avoid any appearance of foreknowledge.
- They had foreknowledge of danger long before horses or human beings could suspect it.
- Two or three look sick with foreknowledge of what they have to witness.