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Meaning of PREVISION

Pronunciation:  pri'vizhun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
  2. [n]  a prophetic vision (as in a dream)
  3. [n]  knowing in advance; foreseeing
  4. [n]  the power to foresee the future
 

PREVISION is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: anticipation, foresight, prediction, prescience
 
 See Also: abstract thought, adumbration, capacity, foreshadowing, knowing, logical thinking, mental ability, prefiguration, prognostication, projection, prophecy, reasoning, vaticination, vision

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pre*vi"sion\, n. [Cf. F. pr['e]vision.]
Foresight; foreknowledge; prescience. --H. Spencer.

 

 

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