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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.
vb, -knows, -knowing, -knew or -known
(tr) to know in advance
v.t. -knew, -known, -knowing.
to know beforehand; foresee.
Past participle: foreknown
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|Verb||1.||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"