Definition of 'prospective'
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Example sentences containing 'prospective'
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He has already admitted being eager to impress individuals who he thought were prospective employers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The review also recommended that information about childhood convictions should not be disclosed by police to prospective employers except in exceptional circumstances. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is sending out non-disclosure agreements to prospective buyers this week. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You have to take a look at the nature of your prospective employer. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)These must comply with the law and not mislead prospective buyers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The debt increases the risks for prospective owners. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The prospective new members are already in the church building. Christianity Today (2000) Parents and prospective students should take note. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This will give a prospective employer a clear idea of experience gained. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Make sure that prospective buyers can make their way through the garden easily. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It will also change his sales pitch for any prospective new signings. The Sun (2012)How then are we to make clear to prospective parents what ought to be expected of them? Times, Sunday Times (2012)If it is good you can hand it out to prospective employers. The Sun (2014)But prospective students and parents want to understand their career prospects. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The students have identified prospective bond purchases in education, solar energy and housing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You can answer questions from prospective buyers, sort viewings and receive feedback. The Sun (2014)The prospective buyer 's offer will reflect this cost. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The drop is not being put down to prospective adoptive parents being less caring, though. The Sun (2012)As of last night, neither man had been spoken to by the club or their prospective owners. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As for the prospective new owner, the only thing that mattered to him today was that result. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I hoped it would make interesting and useful reading for any prospective medical student and their parents. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A dog that appears to have a double nose is struggling to find a home after being overlooked by sniffy prospective owners. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A new service for prospective husbands promises to conjure up the most romantic scenarios to pop the question and provide the ring. Times, Sunday Times (2006)At the most popular universities, entry is increasingly subjective and it is important that prospective students present themselves in the best possible light. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He and I used to interview prospective students. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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In Common Usage. prospective is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'prospective'
British English: prospective ADJECTIVE
You use prospective to describe someone who wants to be the thing mentioned or who is likely to be the thing mentioned.
The story should act as a warning to other prospective buyers.
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