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Noun
/ˈhīn(d)ˌsīt/,
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Understanding of a situation or event only after it has happened or developed,
  1. Understanding of a situation or event only after it has happened or developed
    • - with hindsight, I should never have gone

  1. understanding the nature of an event after it has happened; "hindsight is always better than foresight"
  2. Hindsight is an acoustically oriented studio compilation album by British gothic rock band Anathema consisting of the band's classic songs plus one new song, "Unchained (Tales Of The Unexpected)". The former title for the album was Temporary Peace but it was later changed to Hindsight . ...
  3. Hindsight (Carlton LaFroyge), formerly Hindsight Lad, is a fictional character from the Marvel Comics universe that appeared primarily in the New Warriors series. Created by Fabian Nicieza and Darick Robertson, he first appeared in New Warriors Annual #3.
  4. Hindsight is the second album by rapper John Reuben, released on May 21, 2002.
  5. Hindsight is the 3-part pilot episode of the new animated series Wolverine and the X-Men. It was written by Greg Johnson and Craig Kyle and directed by Boyd Kirkland, Steven E. Gordon, and Nicholas Filippi. ...
  6. Realisation or understanding of the significance and nature of events after they have occurred; The rear sight of a firearm
  7. The opposite of foresight: the ability to review the past, to say what has happened, and why. Hindsight is a lot easier than foresight. Looking back into the past, you can say "How can anybody have been so stupid as not to see that X would happen? ...
  8. The technology utilized by Simics to achieve reverse execution.
  9. The wise act of watching your back.