HyperDic: forecast

English > 4 senses of the word forecast:
VERBcommunicationforecast, calculatepredict in advance
cognitionforecast, calculate, estimate, reckon, count on, figurejudge to be probable
communicationforecast, bode, portend, auspicate, prognosticate, omen, presage, betoken, foreshadow, augur, foretell, prefigure, predictindicate by signs
NOUNcommunicationforecast, prognosisa prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop
forecast > pronunciation
Soundsfao'rkae.st
Rhymesaghast ... vast: 42 rhymes with aest...
English > forecast: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop.
Synonymprognosis
Narrowerfinancial forecastA forecast of the expected financial position and the results of operations and cash flows based on expected conditions
weather forecast, weather outlookA forecast of the weather
Broaderprediction, foretelling, forecasting, prognosticationA statement made about the future
Spanishpredicción, previsión, prognosis, pronóstico
Catalanprevisió, prognosi, pronòstic
Verbsforecastjudge to be probable
forecastpredict in advance
forecastindicate by signs
English > forecast: 4 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningpredict in advance.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymcalculate
Broaderpredict, foretell, prognosticate, call, forebode, anticipate, promisemake a prediction about
Spanishcalcular, determinar, preveer
Catalancalcular, determinar
Nounsforecasta prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop
forecastersomeone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)
forecastinga statement made about the future
English > forecast: 4 senses > verb 2, cognition
Meaningjudge to be probable.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymscalculate, estimate, reckon, count on, figure
Narrowerallow, take into accountAllow or plan for a certain possibility
Broaderevaluate, pass judgment, judgeform a critical opinion of
Spanishaugurar, calcular, contar, estimar, presagiar, prever, pronosticar
Catalanaugurar, calcular, estimar, presagiar, preveure, pronosticar
Nounsforecasta prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop
forecastersomeone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)
English > forecast: 4 senses > verb 3, communication
MeaningIndicate by signs.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsbode, portend, auspicate, prognosticate, omen, presage, betoken, foreshadow, augur, foretell, prefigure, predict
Narrowerforeshowforetell by divine inspiration
threatenTo be a menacing indication of something
Broaderbespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signalBe a signal for or a symptom of
Spanishagorar, anunciarse, augurar, predecir, prefigurar, presagiar, prever, pronosticar, vaticinar
Catalanaugurar, predir, presagiar, pronosticar, vaticinar
Nounsforecasta prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop

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