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Princeton's WordNet

  1. potentially(adverb)

    with a possibility of becoming actual

    "he is potentially dangerous"; "potentially useful"

Wiktionary

  1. potentially(Adverb)

    In a manner showing much potential; with the possibility of happening in a given way.

  2. potentially(Adverb)

    Powerfully, strongly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Potentially(adverb)

    with power; potently

  2. Potentially(adverb)

    in a potential manner; possibly, not positively

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'potentially' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3895

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'potentially' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4261

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'potentially' in Adverbs Frequency: #269

How to pronounce potentially?

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How to say potentially in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of potentially in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of potentially in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of potentially in a Sentence

  1. James Kadonaga:

    Now that we know how it worked, thats a stepping stone to potentially using it for practical applications.

  2. Bill Bunting:

    You had many more people potentially in the path, in vulnerable locations.

  3. Katrina Balter:

    If a man is sexually active, he might prioritize treatments with less risk of side effects or go for 'watchful waiting' (i.e. no treatment) whereas others may prioritize local treatment and potentially improved survival.

  4. Christophe Weber:

    There is 25 percent (of the portfolio) which is more isolated products. Some are doing very well, some less well. That's where you could have some portfolio assessment and potentially some disposals.

  5. De Zayas:

    I am especially worried about the impact that investor-state-arbitrations (ISDS) have already had and foreseeably will have on human rights, in particular the provision which allows investors to challenge domestic legislation and administrative decisions if these can potentially reduce their profits.

Images & Illustrations of potentially

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