[fawr-sahyt, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌsaɪt, ˈfoʊr-/
care or provision for the future; provident care; prudence.
the act or power of foreseeing; prevision; prescience.
an act of looking forward.
knowledge or insight gained by or as by looking forward; a view of the future.
provision for or insight into future problems, needs, etc
the act or ability of foreseeing
the act of looking forward
(surveying) a reading taken looking forwards to a new station, esp in levelling from a point of known elevation to a point the elevation of which is to be determined Compare backsight
the front sight on a firearm
c.1300, from fore- + sight (n.). Cf. German Vorsicht.
[fawr-skin, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌskɪn, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. the prepuce of the penis. /ˈfɔːˌskɪn/ noun 1. (anatomy) the nontechnical name for prepuce (sense 1) related adjective preputial n. 1530s, from fore- + skin (n.). A loan-translation of Latin prepuce. foreskin fore·skin (fôr’skĭn’) n. The loose fold of skin that covers the glans of the penis. Also called […]
[fawr-sleev, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌsliv, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. the part of the covering the forearm. 2. a detachable or part of a , often having an ornamental function.
[fawr-speek, fohr-] /fɔrˈspik, foʊr-/ verb (used with object), forespoke or (Archaic) forespake; forespoken or (Archaic) forespoke; forespeaking. 1. to predict; foretell. 2. to ask for or claim in advance. /fɔːˈspiːk/ verb (transitive) (rare) -speaks, -speaking, -spoke, -spoken 1. to predict; foresee 2. to arrange or speak of in advance
[fawr-spent, fohr-] /fɔrˈspɛnt, foʊr-/ adjective 1. . /fɔːˈspɛnt/ adjective 1. a variant spelling of forspent