Sentence Examples


  • For such is the wonderful skill, prescience of experience, and invincible confidence acquired by some great natural geniuses among the Nantucket commanders; that from the simple observation of a whale when last descried, they will, under certain given circumstances, pretty accurately foretell both the direction in which he will continue to swim for a time, while out of sight, as well as his probable rate of progression during that period.
  • With respect to His prescience, there is nothing contingent; with respect to His providence, there is nothing accidental.
  • Brown had the prescience to realize that the public places greater trust in bankers to look after their money, than politicians.
  • In casting an eye to the future, Timeslip often showed remarkable prescience in its choice of themes.
  • Tim In light of the subsequent conversation, I claim prescience rather than glibness Prescience is the ability to predict the future through vision.

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