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prescient
used in Leaves of Grass

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knowing (or at least expecting) what will happen before it happens
  • Faces of friendship, precision, caution, suavity, ideality, The spiritual-prescient face, the always welcome common benevolent face, The face of the singing of music, the grand faces of natural lawyers and judges broad at the back-top, The faces of hunters and fishers bulged at the brows, the shaved blanch'd faces of orthodox citizens, The pure, extravagant, yearning, questioning artist's face, The ugly face of some beautiful soul, the handsome detested or despised face, The sacred...
    Book 32 — FROM NOON TO STARRY NIGHT (5% in)

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