Untapped ability to achieve great things.
He's earning mid-B's so far this year, but he has tremendous potential. I think he'll end up with an A if he starts studying.
by Diggity Monkeez February 10, 2005
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an underage girl/guy you would fuck, but are too ashamed to say because you'll feel like a pedo.
instead of "i'd fuck her", you say, "she's got potential"
by david March 17, 2004
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1) Someones ability to become something. There may of course be good potential or bad potential.

Such potentail usually occours in male adolescents that participate in sports.

In rare cases some people may have to much potentail.

2) Joking about how someone may have potential to suceed or do something good, but will probably fail.
-He had so much potential. We thought he'd be in NBA, but furthest he got was halftime show.

-Must of had to much potential.
by bunstofuns February 23, 2010
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a male or female who someone feels has the potential to be their boy/girlfriend and have a short - long term relationship with based on looks and personality, often used as a short hand for potential boyfriend/girlfriend, and can be referred to as PB or PG
Sarah asks Jenny if shes seen any potential at work,and she responds that there is a nice guy she likes. he is her Potential , because she considers the possibility of becoming an item
by esmerelda darkeagle October 08, 2010
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when you can't see a girl/guy properly, but from whatever angle you saw them they look hot to you
*Girl drives past a guy who isn't standing facing her*
"Oh he has potential"
by alice_in_chains July 01, 2009
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In business, in which a client/customer requests a quotation for bid to multiple suppliers for a good or service and being the supplier with the greatest chance or potential of winning the bid and receivng a purchase order to provide the good or service.
Wiseman James & Co. has P.O.tential in winning the bid for the widgets due to their good standing relationship with the customer and their special pricing agreement with the manufacturer.

T.F. James LLC displays P.O.tential in all of their quotations submitted due to their competitive pricing and stellar salesmanship.
by Wiseman James January 24, 2013
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