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verb
(1) To visualise.
(2) To recognise or understand; as in, “I see your point.”

see 

1. To perceive by the eye.
2. To discern.
3. To note: to understand.
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Peston was never off our screens in 2008, but that's because the sainted stockbroker was explaining an economic meltdown that he never saw coming. I'm actually relieved he's gone to work for ITV because, as someone who crossed a picket line when less well-paid BBC journalists went on strike over their pensions, I'm no longer helping to pay his wages.
"At times I look at him and see the player I saw coming through the leagues at Kilmarnock as a youngster with a real freedom and clinical eye," said Martinez.
"We played Belgium and then we had the heavy defeat in Serbia which no one saw coming.
So now it's come time for that fatal moment, the moment for that guy who you never saw coming. Only this time he has a name, and that name is Chad Bartie.--Matt Mumford