Number of syllables in the word 'potential'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word potential.

  1. No of syllables in potential : 3
  2. Divide syllables in potential : po-ten-tial

More about the word - potential

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : noumenon, spirit
  3. Definition : Currently unrealized ability (with the most common adposition being to)
  4. Definition : The gravitational potential: the radial (irrotational, static) component of a gravitational field, also known as the Newtonian potential or the gravitoelectric field.
  5. Definition : The work (energy) required to move a reference particle from a reference location to a specified location in the presence of a force field, for example to bring a unit positive electric charge from an infinite distance to a specified point against an electric field.
  6. Definition : (grammar) A verbal construction or form stating something is possible or probable.
  1. adjective
  2. Synonyms : efficacious, influential, noumenal, spiritual, virtual
  3. Definition : Existing in possibility, not in actuality.
  4. Definition : Being potent; endowed with energy adequate to a result
  5. Definition : A potential field is an irrotational (static) field.
  6. Definition : A potential flow is an irrotational flow.


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