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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner having a powerful influence.

Usage examples (30)
  • Adjective : a potent fighting force. ,Several potent arguments were in his favor. ,a potent drug. ,a potent factor in the economy
  • When Mrs Thatcher finally shuffles off we can only imagine what kind of potently mixed obituaries will surface.
  • Thomas than with a name as potently Irish as Feeney.
  • We never had a statesman who could smile so potently. for more
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