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anticipated (verb)
If you anticipated something, you realized in advance that it may happen and you prepared for it.*
  • The workers anticipated that they would lose their jobs so they began to look for new jobs.
noun verb adjective
  • anticipation
  • anticipate
  • anticipates
  • anticipated
  • anticipating
  • anticipated
  • anticipating
  • anticipatory
  • unanticipated

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