Anticipation and Forecast


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Anticipation noun – The act or state of looking forward to some occurrence.
Forecast is a synonym for anticipation in expectation topic. In some cases you can use "Forecast" instead a noun "Anticipation", when it comes to topics like prediction, readiness.
Nearby Words: anticipate, anticipated, anticipating, anticipatory, anticipant
Synonyms for Anticipation


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Forecast noun – A declaration that something will happen in the future.
Usage example: want to catch the weather forecast so I'll know what kind of clothes to pack for the trip tomorrow

Anticipation is a synonym for forecast in prediction topic. You can use "Anticipation" instead a noun "Forecast".
Nearby Words: forecasting, forecaster, forecastle, forecasted
Synonyms for Forecast
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