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.
5. Surveying. a.
a sight or reading taken on a forward point.
(in leveling) a rod reading on a point the elevation of which
is to be determined.
Origin: 1250–1300; Middle English forsight. Related forms