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1. Forehand, as in tennis.
a. Looking or planning ahead; circumspect.
b. Having ample financial resources; well-off.
(General Sporting Terms) sport a less common word for forehand
fore•hand•ed(ˈfɔrˈhæn dɪd, ˈfoʊr-)
2. capable of dealing or coping with unexpected problems.
3. providing for the future; prudent; thrifty.
4. in good financial circumstances; well-to-do.adv.
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|Adj.||1.||forehanded - (of racket strokes) made with palm facing direction of stroke|
|2.||forehanded - having provided for the future|
provident - providing carefully for the future; "wild squirrels are provident"; "a provident father plans for his children's education"