prospects for the president to confront Riyadh on human rights are low.
prospects are improved, of course, by the fact that about 20 percent of BYU students get married before they graduate.
prospects are quite a bit better for the selection of good leaders in organizations.
prospects for the presidency are tied to economic performance.
prospects for extending emergency unemployment insurance are better than they looked a few weeks ago.
"prospects are very different from actual money, and compared to her I'm a pauper," Derby answered.
prospects were bright, and hearts were light, just to drop into poetry.
“California: its Characteristics and prospects,” cited, 200.
"prospects" do not just "happen" in the selling process of achieving success.
The beginning of vine-planting is like the beginning of mining for the precious metals: the wine-grower also “prospects.”
early 15c., "act of looking into the distance," from Latin prospectus "distant view, look out; sight, faculty of sight," noun use of past participle of prospicere "look out on, look forward," from pro- "forward" (see pro-) + specere "look at" (see scope (n.1)). Meaning "extensive view of the landscape" is from 1530s; transferred sense of "mental view or survey" is from 1620s. Sense of "person or thing considered promising" is from 1922. Prospects "expectations, things looked forward to" is from 1660s.
"explore for gold, examine land with a view to a mining claim," 1841, from prospect (n.) in specialized sense of "spot giving prospects of ore" (1832). Earlier in a sense "look forth, look out over" (1550s), from Latin prospectare. Related: Prospected; prospecting.