Synonyms of 'prescient'
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Someone who is believed to be clairvoyant is believed to know about future events or to be able to communicate with dead people.
a fortune-teller who claims to have clairvoyant powers
If you describe someone as far-sighted, you admire them because they understand what is likely to happen in the future, and therefore make wise decisions and plans.
The decision was described as a far-sighted, significant step.
Thesaurus for prescient from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you say that someone or something was prescient , you mean that they were able to know or predict what was going to happen in the future .