from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To plan, arrange, or plot (a crime, for example) in advance.
- intransitive v. To reflect, ponder, or deliberate beforehand.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To plan ahead of time.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To think on, and revolve in the mind, beforehand; to contrive and design previously.
- intransitive v. To think, consider, deliberate, or revolve in the mind, beforehand.
- adj. Premeditated; deliberate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To meditate beforehand; think about and contrive previously; precogitate.
- To meditate beforehand; deliberate upon future action.
- Contrived by previous thought; premeditated.
- Using premeditation; disposed to premeditate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. consider, ponder, or plan (an action) beforehand
- v. think or reflect beforehand or in advance
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