Part of speech:
To delay, hinder, or prevent (an event, for example) by taking action beforehand:
Carrying a developing child; pregnant.
To or toward an opposite or dissimilar course or outcome:
To consider reasonable or due:
To know beforehand
To prophesy or predict.
To declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee:
To tell, announce, or indicate beforehand; prophesy; predict
To state, tell about, or make known in advance, especially on the basis of special knowledge:
Prepare is defined as to make ready, put together or provide with what is needed.
Preclude is defined as to prevent something from happening or to prevent someone from doing something.
To anticipate and prevent something from happening; to dispose of something.
To have hope; want and expect
To forecast is defined as to predict something.
To come to understand.
To predict, especially from signs or omens; foretell.
The definition of assume is to formulate or verbalize an idea for which there is no evidence.
To precede is defined as to go before or introduce.
(Sports) To block an opponent
(Archaic) To anticipate with worry or dread.
The definition of intercept is to get in the middle of someone or something and his/its final destination and prevent the person or thing from getting to the final destination.
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
To delay is defined as to postpone, make late or stop for awhile.
To declare or predict (something) under or as under divine or paranormal guidance
To say (something) as a guess or conjecture.
To guess; conjecture
To imagine; conjecture.
To think about intently; study carefully
To be a waiter or waitress at:
To be undecided or skeptical about:
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To elicit or detect through surprise:
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