Active and Potent


Active adjective - Being in effective operation.

Potent is a synonym for active in effective topic. In some cases you can use "Potent" instead an adjective "Active", when it comes to topics like powerful, energetic.


Potent adjective - Producing or capable of producing a desired result.
Usage example: potent medicine that can be obtained through a doctor's prescription

Active is a synonym for potent. Sometimes you can use "Active" instead an adjective "Potent".

Both words in one sentence

  • Wound That Will Not Heal It is potent enough to prevent Logia users from regenerating their form, even when their powers are active (as opposed to being neutralized by Seastone or Dark Dark Fruit).
  • Just For Fun / Abusing the Kardashev Scale for Fun and Profit Though their technology is very potent, they may be low on the Kardashev scale of the major factions of WH40K in the present setting due to their extremely small active numbers.
  • However some spells specifically increase the counter-attack damage, making it more potent than the regular attack as long as the spell is active.
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