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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /əˈfɔː.θɔːt/
- (US) IPA(key): /əˈfɔːr.θɑːt/, /əˈfɔːr.θɔːt/
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aforethought (not comparable)
- Premeditated; planned ahead of time.
- This was not merely wrong; it was clearly done with malice aforethought.
Unlike most English adjectives, aforethought is a postpositive adjective and immediately follows the noun it modifies.
premeditated; planned ahead of time