Definitions For Prospect


  • A prediction of the course of a disease
  • The visual percept of a region
  • Belief about (or mental picture of) the future
  • Someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.)
  • The possibility of future success
  • The possibility that something will happen in the future
  • An opportunity for something to happen
  • Someone or something that is likely to succeed or to be chosen


  • Explore for useful or valuable things or substances, such as minerals
  • Search for something desirable
  • To search an area for gold, minerals, oil, etc.

Is Prospect a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Prospect is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Prospect in a Sentence

  • The frightening prospect of going to war
  • She is excited by the prospect of returning to school.
  • Bankruptcy is an unlikely prospect for the company.
  • Soon all manner of people had arrived in the valley to prospect it for gold

Synonyms for Prospect

Antonyms for Prospect

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