anticipatory

[an-tis-uh-puh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
adjective
of, showing, or expressing anticipation.

Origin:
1660–70; anticipate + -ory1

anticipatorily, adverb
nonanticipatorily, adverb
nonanticipatory, adjective
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anticipate (ænˈtɪsɪˌpeɪt)
 
vb
1.  (may take a clause as object) to foresee and act in advance of: he anticipated the fall in value by selling early
2.  to thwart by acting in advance of; forestall: I anticipated his punch by moving out of reach
3.  (also intr) to mention (something) before its proper time: don't anticipate the climax of the story
4.  (may take a clause as object) to regard as likely; expect; foresee: he anticipated that it would happen
5.  to make use of in advance of possession: he anticipated his salary in buying a house
6.  to pay (a bill, etc) before it falls due
7.  to cause to happen sooner: the spread of nationalism anticipated the decline of the Empire
 
[C16: from Latin anticipāre to take before, realize beforehand, from anti-ante- + capere to take]
 
usage  The use of anticipate to mean expect should be avoided
 
an'ticipator
 
n
 
an'ticipatory
 
adj
 
an'ticipative
 
adj
 
an'ticipatorily
 
adv
 
an'ticipatively
 
adv

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Example sentences
His versatility is not more remarkable than his anticipatory intuition for
  changes of public taste.
It appears that we'll get anticipatory effects in this decade and much stronger
  results in the next decade.
Nor are blinks in that setting occurring due to a conscious, anticipatory
  thought process.
But it sure illustrates another side of inside anticipatory trading.
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