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先が利く, 目先がきく, めさきがきく
Expression, Godan verb
to have foresight, to be farsighted, to be nimble-witted
先が見える, さきがみえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
1. to envision how things will turn out (usu. unfortunate)
2. to have foresight, to be able to see the future
先が不器用, てさきがぶきよう
Expression, NA-adjective
clumsy with one's hands, all thumbs
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