What is another word for Anticipating?

853 synonyms found


[ antˈɪsɪpˌe͡ɪtɪŋ], [ antˈɪsɪpˌe‍ɪtɪŋ], [ a_n_t_ˈɪ_s_ɪ_p_ˌeɪ_t_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Anticipating" in context?

"Anticipating" is the phrase given to a person who is mentally preparing themselves for an event by thinking about it and making a plan. For example, if you are going to meet someone for the first time, you would likely anticipate some aspects of the meeting such as what you will wear, what to say, etc.

There are different types of anticipatory thinking. Some people think about their day ahead, others focus on the past, and still others contemplate the future. Some people use worry, rumination, and worry lists to anticipate; others prefer to create images or plans in their head.

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