Idioms, Cliches, and Slang
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What is the prefix of potent?
Asked in History, Politics & Society, Nationalism
How and why did nationalism become such a potent force in 19th century Europe?
Asked in Medication and Drugs
What is the most potent drug in history of the world?
Asked in Sentence and Word Structure, How To
How to use potent in a sentence?
potent = possessing strength, powerful eg The alternate beers and whiskies were a potent mixture - he was soon drunk. eg Islamic terrorism is a potent threat to world peace This word has several meanings. 1 : having or wielding force, authority, or influence. 2 : achieving or bringing about a particular result 3 a : chemically or medicinally effective <a potent vaccine> b : rich in a characteristic constituent <a potent drink> 4 : able to copulate -usually used of the male