Part of speech: verb

To calculate or plan beforehand; predict.

Part of speech: noun

An antecedent calculation or contrivance.

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Usage examples "forecast":

  1. But Metternich's gloomy forecast was only too true. - "The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)", John Holland Rose.
  2. Thus, a brisk trade was anticipated, and did develop, but not in the direction forecast in the beginning. - "Domestic Life in Virginia in the Seventeenth Century Jamestown 350th Anniversary Historical Booklet Number 17", Annie Lash Jester.
  3. I awake on that morning with no forecast of what is coming? - "Nancy A Novel", Rhoda Broughton.