|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
|1.||possessing great strength; powerful|
|2.||(of arguments, etc) persuasive or forceful|
|3.||influential or authoritative|
|4.||tending to produce violent physical or chemical effects: a potent poison|
|5.||(of a male) capable of having sexual intercourse|
|[C15: from Latin potēns able, from posse to be able]|
potent po·tent (pōt'nt)
Exerting or capable of exerting strong physiological or chemical effects.
Able to perform sexual intercourse. Used of a male.