forethoughtful foresighted, provident, discreet, prudent (see under PRUDENCE)
Analogous words: *cautious, circumspect, wary, calculating: *deliberate, premeditated, considered, advised, studied

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  • Forethoughtful — Fore thought ful, a. Having forethought. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forethoughtful — index discreet, perspicacious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • forethoughtful — [fôr′thôt΄fəl] adj. showing forethought; prudent forethoughtfully adv …   English World dictionary

  • forethoughtful — adjective thoughtful of the future careful forethoughtful planning • Similar to: ↑provident …   Useful english dictionary

  • forethoughtful — adjective Date: circa 1810 full of or having forethought • forethoughtfully adverb • forethoughtfulness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • forethoughtful — forethoughtfully, adv. forethoughtfulness, n. /fawr thawt feuhl, fohr /, adj. full of or having forethought; provident. [1800 10; FORETHOUGHT + FUL] * * * …   Universalium

  • forethoughtful — adjective Having or full of forethought; provident; proactive; visionary …   Wiktionary

  • forethoughtful — adj. careful to plan for the future, provident …   English contemporary dictionary

  • forethoughtful — fore·thought·ful …   English syllables

  • forethoughtful — fore•thought•ful [[t]fɔrˈθɔt fəl, foʊr [/t]] adj. full of or having forethought • Etymology: 1800–10 fore•thought′ful•ly, adv. fore•thought′ful•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

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