Foresee vs Foreseer - What's the difference?

foresee | foreseer |


As a verb foresee

is to anticipate; to predict.

As a noun foreseer is

a person who foresees.

foresee

English

Verb

  • To anticipate; to predict.
  • * 1838 , Charles Dickens, The Lamplighter
  • "I foresee in this," he says, "the breaking up of our profession."
  • * Bible, Proverbs xxii. 3
  • A prudent man foreseeth the evil.
  • (obsolete) To provide.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • Great shoals of people, which go on to populate, without foreseeing means of life.

    See also

    * forsee English irregular verbs

    foreseer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person who foresees