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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - With a possibility of becoming actual.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adverb : potentially useful information
  • US State Department spokesman Robert Wood warned against what he called a potentially
  • He said police had been reluctant to intervene in what he described as a potentially explosive situation.
  • Britain and Saab in Sweden-on Monday demanded a spin-off of their brands rather than face what they called potentially fatal cost-cutting in for more
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