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Princeton's WordNet

  1. potential, potentiality, potency(noun)

    the inherent capacity for coming into being

    Synonyms:
    potence, potency, potentiality, voltage, authorization, strength, effectiveness, potential difference, capableness, potential drop, say-so, capability, dominance, authority, authorisation, electric potential

    Antonyms:
    actual, effective, retrospective, existent

  2. electric potential, potential, potential difference, potential drop, voltage(adj)

    the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts

    Synonyms:
    potency, potentiality, potential difference, electromotive force, voltage, potential drop, emf, electric potential

    Antonyms:
    retrospective, actual, effective, existent

  3. potential, possible(adj)

    existing in possibility

    "a potential problem"; "possible uses of nuclear power"

    Synonyms:
    possible, likely

    Antonyms:
    existent, actual, effective, retrospective

  4. likely, potential(adj)

    expected to become or be; in prospect

    "potential clients"

    Synonyms:
    possible, likely, probable

    Antonyms:
    effective, retrospective, existent, actual

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. potential

    Synonyms:
    possible, implicit, undeveloped, germinative, immanent, virtual

    Antonyms:
    actual, explicit, developed, objective, real, express

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. potential(a.)

    Synonyms:
    possible, IN POSSE

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