Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun forecast

1 sense of forecast

Sense 1
prognosis, forecast -- (a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop)
       => prediction, foretelling, forecasting, prognostication -- (a statement made about the future)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb forecast

3 senses of forecast

Sense 1
forecast, calculate -- (predict in advance)
       => predict, foretell, prognosticate, call, forebode, anticipate, promise -- (make a prediction about; tell in advance; "Call the outcome of an election")

Sense 2
calculate, estimate, reckon, count on, figure, forecast -- (judge to be probable)
       => evaluate, pass judgment, judge -- (form a critical opinion of; "I cannot judge some works of modern art"; "How do you evaluate this grant proposal?" "We shouldn't pass judgment on other people")

Sense 3
bode, portend, auspicate, prognosticate, omen, presage, betoken, foreshadow, augur, foretell, prefigure, forecast, predict -- (indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news")
       => bespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signal -- (be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued")

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