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    Looking for a word

    There is a word used to describe something said which is seemingly inconsequential or benign at the time which is later proved to be very significant when more information is known or in hindsight. What could it be?

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    Re: Looking for a word

    What makes you think that there is a single word which describes or represents this?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Looking for a word

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    What makes you think that there is a single word which describes or represents this?

    It has been in my vocabulary in the past, and I've used the word in the past. But I can't remember it for the life of me.

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    Re: Looking for a word

    Are you thinking of something like prophetic or portentous?

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    Re: Looking for a word

    NOT A TEACHER

    Prescience / prescient ?

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