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fore·know

 (fôr-nō′)
tr.v. fore·knew (-no͞o′, -nyo͞o′), fore·known (-nōn′), fore·know·ing, fore·knows
To have foreknowledge of, especially by supernatural means or through revelation.

foreknow

(fɔːˈnəʊ)
vb, -knows, -knowing, -knew or -known
(tr) to know in advance
foreˈknowable adj
foreˈknowledge n
foreˈknowingly adv

fore•know

(fɔrˈnoʊ, foʊr-)

v.t. -knew, -known, -knowing.
to know beforehand; foresee.
[1400–50]
fore•know′a•ble, adj.
fore•know′er, n.
fore•know′ing•ly, adv.

foreknow


Past participle: foreknown
Gerund: foreknowing

Imperative
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Present
I foreknow
you foreknow
he/she/it foreknows
we foreknow
you foreknow
they foreknow
Preterite
I foreknew
you foreknew
he/she/it foreknew
we foreknew
you foreknew
they foreknew
Present Continuous
I am foreknowing
you are foreknowing
he/she/it is foreknowing
we are foreknowing
you are foreknowing
they are foreknowing
Present Perfect
I have foreknown
you have foreknown
he/she/it has foreknown
we have foreknown
you have foreknown
they have foreknown
Past Continuous
I was foreknowing
you were foreknowing
he/she/it was foreknowing
we were foreknowing
you were foreknowing
they were foreknowing
Past Perfect
I had foreknown
you had foreknown
he/she/it had foreknown
we had foreknown
you had foreknown
they had foreknown
Future
I will foreknow
you will foreknow
he/she/it will foreknow
we will foreknow
you will foreknow
they will foreknow
Future Perfect
I will have foreknown
you will have foreknown
he/she/it will have foreknown
we will have foreknown
you will have foreknown
they will have foreknown
Future Continuous
I will be foreknowing
you will be foreknowing
he/she/it will be foreknowing
we will be foreknowing
you will be foreknowing
they will be foreknowing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been foreknowing
you have been foreknowing
he/she/it has been foreknowing
we have been foreknowing
you have been foreknowing
they have been foreknowing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been foreknowing
you will have been foreknowing
he/she/it will have been foreknowing
we will have been foreknowing
you will have been foreknowing
they will have been foreknowing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been foreknowing
you had been foreknowing
he/she/it had been foreknowing
we had been foreknowing
you had been foreknowing
they had been foreknowing
Conditional
I would foreknow
you would foreknow
he/she/it would foreknow
we would foreknow
you would foreknow
they would foreknow
Past Conditional
I would have foreknown
you would have foreknown
he/she/it would have foreknown
we would have foreknown
you would have foreknown
they would have foreknown
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.foreknow - realize beforehand
know - be aware of the truth of something; have a belief or faith in something; regard as true beyond any doubt; "I know that I left the key on the table"; "Galileo knew that the earth moves around the sun"

foreknow

verb
To know in advance:
Translations
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In Milton's cosmos, God may not necessarily predestine but he surely foreknows.
60) Gregory Palamas similarly declared that God foreknows, creates, and sustains all beings according to his will and knowledge.
Just the opposite, it is because the thing will come to be from its causes that He knows that it is going to be"'26 It is not because God foreknows the future that things happen in the future the way they do, but rather because they happen in the future that God foreknows them.
because there is the most suitable place in the whole body for them, with reference to their appropriate energies, a place that nature which foreknows everything, has assigned to them.
Anyone who admits, as I do, that God foreknows everything in the future will have to grant me that.
48) Molina opts for a notion of divine "middle knowledge," whereby God foreknows our actions but in no way determines them.
Indeed, according to this solution, it would be more accurate to say that God simply knows or sees what we are doing, than to say that he foreknows our actions.