Word:

Forecast

Fore`cast´
v. t.1.To plan beforehand; to scheme; to project.
He shall forecast his devices against the strongholds.
- Dan. xi. 24.
2.To foresee; to calculate beforehand, so as to provide for; as, to forecast the weather; to forecast prices.
v. i.1.To contrive or plan beforehand.
If it happen as I did forecast.
- Milton.
n.1.Previous contrivance or determination; predetermination.
2.A calculation predicting future events; the foresight of consequences, and provision against them; prevision; premeditation; as, the weather forecast.
Noun1.forecast - a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop
Synonyms: prognosis
Verb1.forecast - predict in advance
Synonyms: calculate
2.forecast - judge to be probable
3.forecast - indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news"
accounting, actuarial prediction, adumbrate, analysis, anticipate, anticipation, apocalypse, arrange, augur, augury, automatic electronic navigation, braking, calculate, calculation, cast, cast a horoscope, cast a nativity, computation, concert, conclude, conjecture, contemplation, contrive, coordination, cut out, design, devise, discretion, divine, dope, dope out, dowse for water, envisagement, envisionment, fact distribution, farseeingness, farsightedness, figure, forebode, foreboding, forecasting, forecasts, foreglance, foregleam, foreglimpse, forehandedness, foreknown, foresee, foreseeing, foreseen, foreshowing, foreshown, foresight, foresightedness, foretell, foretelling, foretold, forewarn, forewarning, fortune-tell, frame, gather, guess, guesswork, hariolate, improbability, infer, inspection, intend, lay plans, longsightedness, looking ahead, make a prediction, make a prognosis, make a projection, make a prophecy, make arrangements, manipulation, methodize, nonlinear calibrations, omen, organize, output measurement, plan, plan ahead, portend, prearrange, predicted, prediction, prefiguration, prefigure, prefigurement, prefiguring, preparation, prepublication, presage, presaged, presaging, presentiment, preshowing, presignifying, preview, prevision, probability, processing, prognosis, prognosticate, prognostication, program, project, promise, prophecy, prophesied, prophesying, prospect, prospection, prospectus, providence, provision, prudence, rationalize, read palms, read tea leaves, read the future, readiness, record keeping, sagacity, schedule, schematize, set up, shape, soothsay, speculate, speculation, statistical prediction, steering, supersonic flow detection, surmise, systematize, tell fortunes, tell the future, vaticinate, vaticination, weird, work out, work up
Translate Forecast to Spanish, Translate Forecast to German, Translate Forecast to French
Browse
Foreadmonish
Foreadvise
Foreallege
Foreappoint
Foreappointment
Forearm
Forebeam
Forebear
Forebode
Forebodement
Foreboder
Foreboding
Forebodingly
Forebrace
Forebrain
Foreby
-- Forecast --
Forecaster
forecasting
Forecastle
Forechosen
Forecited
Foreclose
Foreclosure
Foreconceive
forecourt
Foredate
Foredeck
Foredeem
Foredesign
Foredetermine
Foredispose
Foredoom
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy