Pronunciation of Potent
/pˈə͡ʊtənt/, /pˈəʊtənt/, /p_ˈəʊ_t_ə_n_t/
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Other synonyms and related words:
soused, productive, fruitful, significant, crocked, hefty, efficient, plush, valid, inviolable, persuasive, manful, cogent, equipotent, manlike, heavy, male, concentrated, pie-eyed, heady, sloshed, governing, operative, secure, high pressure, efficacious, solid, dynamic, loaded, multipotent, manly, wet, full-bodied, steady, impregnable, warm, cockeyed, healthy, hard, rich, herculean, masculine, violent, starchy, unbendable, predominant, rigid, unassailable, stiff, substantial.
stiff, powerful, strong.
effective, powerful, forceful (adjective)
earnest, mettlesome, lively, zestful, eager, exuberant, hearty, ardent, zippy, virile, zealous, animated, burning, frisky, afire, passionate, peppy, spirited, sprightly, strong, prolific, vigorous, full-blooded, enthusiastic, agitated, powerful, strenuous, puissant, active, lusty, impassioned, energetic, fiery, ablaze, industrious, emphatic, fervent, excited.
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for potent:
- Doubtless the Guildford congregations, listening Sunday after Sunday to the exposition of such potent texts, came to have little taste for theology that was not served up hot and strong. - "Highways and Byways in Surrey", Eric Parker.
- But the rain, which during nearly the whole campaign had been his potent ally, had of late been playing him false. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.