prever

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin praevidēre, present active infinitive of praevideō.

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prever (first-person singular present prevexo, first-person singular preterite prevín, past participle previsto)

  1. to foresee, predict
  2. first-person singular personal infinitive of prever
  3. third-person singular personal infinitive of prever

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adapted from Latin praevidēre, present active infinitive of praevideō, corresponding to pre- +‎ ver (to see).

Verb[edit]

prever (first-person singular present indicative prevejo, past participle previsto)

  1. (transitive) to foresee; to predict (to estimate a future event on the basis of reasoning)
    Prevemos que vamos precisar de alguns milhares de reais.
    We predict that we will need a few thousand reais.
    Synonyms: antever
  2. (chiefly law, transitive) to prescribe (to explicitly specify as a procedure or direction)
    Nenhuma lei prevê o que fazer nessa situação.
    There is no law prescribing what to do in this situation.
  3. (supernatural, transitive) to foretell; to predict (to tell the future)
    A cigana previu minha morte.
    The gypsy foretold my death.
    Synonyms: adivinhar, predizer

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin praevidēre, present active infinitive of praevideō.

Verb[edit]

prever (first-person singular present preveo, first-person singular preterite preví, past participle previsto)

  1. to foresee

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