Hindsight Definition

hīndsīt
noun
Perception of the significance and nature of events after they have occurred.
American Heritage
The rear sight of a firearm.
Webster's New World
Ability to see, after the event, what should have been done.
Webster's New World
Hindsight is defined as the recognizing of the dangers and/or possibilities of a situation after it occurs.
An example of hindsight is realizing the dangers of bungie jumping off a cliff after completing the activity and thinking about what could have happened.
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