HyperDic: potentiality

English > 2 senses of the word potentiality:
NOUNstatepotentiality, potential, potencythe inherent capacity for coming into being
cognitionpotentiality, capability, capablenessan aptitude that may be developed
English > potentiality: 2 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningThe inherent capacity for coming into being.
Synonymspotential, potency
Attributespotential, possibleExisting in possibility
NarrowerlatencyThe state of being not yet evident / evident or active / active
prospect, chanceThe possibility of future success
Broaderpossibility, possiblenesscapability of existing or happening / happening / happening or being true
Adjectivespotentialexpected to become or be
English > potentiality: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningAn aptitude that may be developed.
Synonymscapability, capableness
Attributescapable(usually followed by 'of') having capacity or ability
incapable(followed by 'of') lacking capacity or ability
Narrowercompass, range, reach, graspThe limit of capability
imperfectibilityThe capability of becoming imperfect
perfectibilityThe capability of becoming perfect
Broaderaptitudeinherent ability
Oppositeincapability, incapablenesslack of potential for development

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