recognition of the realities, possibilities, or requirements of a situation, event, decision etc., after its occurrence.
the ability to understand, after something has happened, what should have been done or what caused the event
a firearm’s rear sight
by 1841, “backsight of a firearm,” from hind (adj.) + sight. Meaning “seeing what has happened” is attested by 1862, American English, (in proverbial “If our foresight was as good as our hindsight, it would be an easy matter to get rich”), probably a formation on the model of foresight.
noun, Slang. 1. the worst or least valuable part; that left over after the best is taken or apportioned. Related Terms suck hind tit
[hin-doo] /ˈhɪn du/ noun 1. a person, especially of northern India, who adheres to . adjective 2. of or relating to Hindus or . /ˈhɪnduː; hɪnˈduː/ noun (pl) -dus, -doos 1. a person who adheres to Hinduism 2. an inhabitant or native of Hindustan or India, esp one adhering to Hinduism adjective 3. relating to […]
- Hindu-arabic numerals
[hin-doo-ar-uh-bik] /ˈhɪn duˈær ə bɪk/ noun 1. .
noun 1. a lunisolar calendar that governs all Hindu and most Indian festivals, known from about 1000 b.c. and subsequently modified during the 4th and 6th centuries a.d.