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Synonyms for prospective
prəˈspɛk tɪvprospec·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prospectiveadjective

    of or concerned with or related to the future

    "prospective earnings"; "a prospective mother"; "a prospective bride"; "the statute is solely prospective in operation"

    Antonyms:
    retrospective, retroactive, ex post facto, retro

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prospectiveadjective

    Synonyms:
    future, coming

  2. prospectivenoun

    Synonyms:
    distant view

  3. prospectivenoun

    Synonyms:
    view, prospect, contemplation

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#633possible
#641future
#1224potential
#2475associate
#5912prospective
#13558contingent
#18282eventual
#24473foresight

How to use prospective in a sentence?

  1. The FDA:

    No test is perfect, given the probability of erroneous results and the rarity of these mutations, professional societies typically recommend that only prospective parents with a family history of a genetic disorder undergo carrier screening.

  2. Edward Seiler:

    Homebuyer demand has faltered this summer, as lingering economic uncertainty, high inflation, and still-high mortgage rates caused many prospective buyers to delay their home search, the combination of a strong job market and moderating home price growth could entice some of these buyers to return in the coming months.

  3. Jonathan London:

    We'll see more of an unmitigated charm offensive than what's going on behind closed doors, the general view is there's an emerging crop of prospective leaders of the variety that sees international integration as an opportunity more than a threat, and has a more circumspect view of Beijing.

  4. Monica Morrow:

    The question of a benefit for surgery can only be answered by a prospective randomized trial.

  5. Joel Kan:

    Buyers continued to snap up available homes, as for-sale listings only lasted 18 days on the market, this swift competition continues to exert upward pressure on sales prices, overall home price growth, and is impacting prospective first-time buyers.


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