Webster 1913 Edition
To plan beforehand; to scheme; to project.
forecasthis devices against the strongholds.
Dan. xi. 24.
To foresee; to calculate beforehand, so as to provide for;
forecastthe weather; to
It is wisdom to consider the end of things before we embark, and to
To contrive or plan beforehand.
If it happen as I did
Previous contrivance or determination; predetermination.
He makes this difference to arise from the
forecastand predetermination of the gods themselves.
A calculation predicting future events; the foresight of consequences, and provision against them; prevision; premeditation;
as, the weather.
His calm, deliberate
forecastbetter fitted him for the council than the camp.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To foresee; to provide against.
It is wisdom to forecast consequences.
2.To scheme; to plan before execution.
He shall forecast his devices against the strong holds. Dan. 11.
3.To adjust; contrive or appoint beforehand
The time so well forecast.
Forecasting how his foe he might annoy.