Synonyms of prospect


1. prospect, chance, potential, potentiality, potency

usage: the possibility of future success; "his prospects as a writer are excellent"

2. expectation, outlook, prospect, belief

usage: belief about (or mental picture of) the future

3. candidate, prospect, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

usage: someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.)

4. view, aspect, prospect, scene, vista, panorama, visual percept, visual image

usage: the visual percept of a region; "the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views"

5. prognosis, prospect, medical prognosis, medical diagnosis

usage: a prediction of the course of a disease


1. prospect, search, look

usage: search for something desirable; "prospect a job"

2. prospect, research, search, explore

usage: explore for useful or valuable things or substances, such as minerals

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