Definition of prescient:
cautious, farseeing, judicious, premonition, prediction, predict, forethoughtful, precognition, presentiment, foreseeing, forehanded, discreet, prophecy, proactive, foresight, foresee, promise, visionary, forward, forward-looking, forecast, foretell.
The taste for him and his like, as well as for the story- teller herself- a girl of a tremulous, melancholy fibre, sweet- natured, possessed by a Calvinist faith, and already prescient of death- grew upon her.- "Marcella", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
- "On Something", H. Belloc.
- "The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come", John Fox.