Fore·seen conj., or (strictly) p. p. Provided; in case that; on condition that. [Obs.]
One manner of meat is most sure to every complexion, foreseen that it be alway most commonly in conformity of qualities, with the person that eateth. --Sir T. Elyot.
adj : known beforehand [syn: foretold, predicted]
v 1: realize beforehand [syn: anticipate, previse, foreknow]
2: picture to oneself; imagine possible; "I cannot envision him
as President" [syn: envision]
3: act in advance of; deal with ahead of time [syn: anticipate,
[also: foreseen, foresaw]