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anticipation Explained

anticipation at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[æn'tısə'peıʃən]

anticipation at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U]
1 when you are expecting something to happen: --She waited in eager anticipation for Robert to arrive.// --Taylor was excited and full of anticipation at the prospect of the trip.//
2 do sth in anticipation of sth: to do something because you expect something to happen// --The workers have called off their strike in anticipation of a pay offer.//

anticipation at French => English Of Explained:

cability, feasibility (W)a

anticipation at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

anticipation at French => English Of Explained:

g, pouring offabgleichen [apglaiçən]
to

anticipation at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

ากเด็กชายจะกลัวสัตว์เด็กหญิงจะกลัวผี]V. horrify
def:[กลัวจนตั้งสติไม่อยู่]
syn:[กลัวหัวหด, ขวัญหนีดีฝ่อ]
ant:[กล้า, บ้าบิ่น]
sample:[พี่เลี้ยงเล่าเรื่องผีให้เด็กๆ ฟังจนกลัวลานกันไปหมด]V. horrify
def:[กลัวจนตั้งสติไม่อยู่]
ant:[กล้า, บ้าบิ่น]
sample:[ลูกชายสุดรักสุดหวงเป็นเจ้านายน้อยที่บ่าวไพร่ต่างกลัวหัวหดกันทีเดียว]V. be in awe of
syn:[กลัว]
ant:[กล้า]
sample:[ส่วนมากครูจะมีอิทธิพลต่อชีวิตเด็กมาก เพราะวัยรุ่นบางคนไม่กลัวเกรงพ่อแ

Anticipation at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Anticipation \An*tic`i*pa"tion\, n. [L. anticipatio: cf. F.
anticipation.]
1. The act of anticipating, taking up, placing, or
considering something beforehand, or before the proper
time in natural order.

So shall my anticipation prevent your discovery.
--Shak.

2. Previous view or impression of what is to happen;
instinctive prevision; foretaste; antepast; as, the
anticipation of the joys of heaven.

The happy anticipation of renewed existence in
company with the spirits of the just. --Thodey.

3. Hasty notion; intuitive preconception.

Many men give themselves up to the first
anticipations of their minds. --Locke.

4. (Mus.) The commencing of one or more tones of a chord with
or during the chord preceding, forming a momentary
discord.

Syn: Preoccupation; preclusion; foretaste; prelibation;
antepast; pregustation; preconception; expectation;
foresight; forethought.

anticipation at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

anticipation
n 1: pleasurable expectation [syn: {expectancy}]
2: something expected (as on the basis of a norm); "each of
them had their own anticipations"; "an indicator of
expectancy in development" [syn: {expectancy}]
3: the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
[syn: {prediction}, {prevision}]
4: some early entity whose type or style anticipates a later
one; "there were many anticipations of Darwinian theory";
"the hour glass was an anticipation of the clock"
5: wishing with confidence of fulfillment [syn: {expectation}]

anticipation at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* Inter: l » en|antecipation

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » anticipatio; compare with French Inter: term » anticipation|lang=fr.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /æn.tɪs.əˈpe.ʃən/
  • Inter: rhymes » eɪʃən

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • The act of anticipating, taking up, placing, or considering something beforehand, or before the proper time in natural order.
    1. : Often the anticipation of a shot is worse than the pain of the stick.
    2. Shakespeare
    3. : So shall my anticipation prevent your discovery.
    4. The eagerness associated with waiting for something to occur.
    5. : He waited with great anticipation for Christmas to arrive.
    6. Thodey
    7. : The happy anticipation of renewed existence in company with the spirits of the just.
    8. Inter: financ » e Prepayment of a debt, generally in order to pay less interest.
    9. Inter: rhetori » c Prolepsis.
    10. Inter: musi » c a non-harmonic tone that is lower or higher than a note in the previous chord and a unison to a note in the next chord
    11. Inter: obsolet » e Hasty notion; intuitive preconception.
    12. Locke
    13. : Many men give themselves up to the first anticipations of their minds.

      Related terms

      Inter: rel-top » terms related to anticipation (noun)

  • anticipate

  • Inter: rel-mi » d
    • anticipator
    • anticipatory


    Inter: rel-botto » m

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » the act of anticipating
  • Bulgarian: очакване, предвиждане, избързване, предвкусване
  • Finnish: varautuminen
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|anticipazione

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|anticipare|f, Inter: t- » ro|anticipație|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|previsión|f
    • Turkish: sezinleme


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » eagerness for future occurrence
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|anticipare|f, Inter: t- » ro|anticipație|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|anticipación|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    References

    * Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3
    • Inter: R:Century 191 » 1


    French

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Fr-anticipation.ogg|Audio

    Noun

    Inter: fr-noun » f
  • Inter: l » en|anticipation

  • Translation: de » anticipation
    Translation: et » anticipation
    Translation: el » anticipation
    Translation: eu » anticipation
    Translation: fr » anticipation
    Translation: ko » anticipation
    Translation: io » anticipation
    Translation: hu » anticipation
    Translation: ml » anticipation
    Translation: my » anticipation
    Translation: ps » anticipation
    Translation: pl » anticipation
    Translation: ro » anticipation
    Translation: ru » anticipation
    Category: simple:anticipation -
    Translation: fi » anticipation
    Translation: sv » anticipation
    Translation: ta » anticipation
    Translation: te » anticipation
    Translation: th » anticipation
    Translation: tr » anticipation
    Translation: vi » anticipation
    Translation: zh » anticipation