Thesaurus / forethought
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A forethought and an afterthought frame the four chapters with reflections on the way Smith came to the work, the way the project affected him and what he allows himself to hope for at its conclusion.
DELUSIONS, JUSTICE, ACCOUNTABILITY AND FREEDOM IN AMERICAPAUL TAYLORDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Their works are not a momentary inspiration; they are the result of forethought, long and painstaking.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
Our commander had the forethought to see that we lay well out of range of the small-arms of the period.
THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCE
The question was set at rest by his forethought, disclosed by the arrival of some large packages addressed to her.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
See the rivers, how they run,Changeless toward the changeless sea;All around is forethought sure,Fixed will and stern decree.
THE SAINT'S TRAGEDYCHARLES KINGSLEY
With forethought and summoned patience they can endure great agonies; but a sudden pang, unexpected, overwhelms them.
ORLEY FARMANTHONY TROLLOPE
There was not strength enough in them to be proud, nor forethought enough to be ambitious.
THE STONES OF VENICE, VOLUME III (OF 3)JOHN RUSKIN
She was generous enough to share her confectionery with me, and her forethought in bringing it was amply justified.
A SHEAF OF CORNMARY E. MANN
WORDS RELATED TO FORETHOUGHT
- good sense
- presence of mind
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