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Synonyms for prospect

Synonyms for prospect

something expected

the likeliness of a given event occurring

chance of success or advancement

that which is or can be seen

Synonyms for prospect

the possibility of future success

belief about (or mental picture of) the future

someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc

a prediction of the course of a disease

search for something desirable

Related Words

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

References in periodicals archive ?
5 per cent net smelter return, which prospectors can buy back up to 11 years after receiving the funds.
An amateur prospector discovered the massive gold nugget near the city of Ballarat, Australia, reports The Courier, the local newspaper.
Ebony Prospectors did that by investing in the restaurant, insurance and semiconductor industries at first and then adding oil and financial stocks to the mix.
Several recent studies of self classification using the Miles and Snow typology discovered that while prospectors, analyzers, and defenders have been well represented, there have been minimal classifications in the reactor category.
The petrels they had netted during the sound tests revealed that most of those investigating the colony were young prospectors, not yet old enough to lay eggs.
Nestled in the mountains, Prospectors Run soon realized that offering elevators was a unique and desired feature often requested by the baby boomer market.
In August, Larch attended the unveiling of three bronze statues of early Timmins prospectors at the city's museum.
In a miner's camp outside Sacramento in 1852, widowed prospector Ben Rumson (played by Tom Wilson) and his tomboyish 16-year-old daughter, Jennifer (Jessica Rush) find gold, stake a claim and establish Rumson Town.
The Bill Dennis Prospector of the Year Award recognizes finders of a significant mineral discovery.
Restructuring of the Ontario Prospectors Association to be known as the voice of the explorers of the Province.
2--color in AV edition only) Clara Salwasser, owner of the Little Ore House in Randsburg, shows a sample of the town's gold dust she buys from local prospectors.
Geo # 0781), a member and past President of the Association de l'Exploration Miniere du Quebec and a member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada.
Minister of Northern Development and Mines Rick Bartolucci revealed a new digital prospector specialty badge at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) annual convention, March 6 in Toronto.
Finding prospectors in this vast desert is difficult, and few of the small operations comply with all federal safety standards, Ploughman said.