What does powerless mean?

Definitions for powerless
ˈpaʊ ər lɪspow·er·less

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word powerless.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. powerless(adj)

    lacking power

Wiktionary

  1. powerless(Adjective)

    Lacking sufficient power or strength.

    You are powerless to stop me

  2. powerless(Adjective)

    Lacking legal authority.

    The traffic warden was powerless to stop me driving away.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Powerless(adj)

    destitute of power, force, or energy; weak; impotent; not able to produce any effect

How to pronounce powerless?

  1. Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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    Indian

How to say powerless in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of powerless in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of powerless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of powerless in a Sentence

  1. Scott Koski:

    The challenging behaviors that result can be interpreted in part as the patient's best efforts at communicating their powerless, overwhelmed state.

  2. Quentin Crisp:

    Though intelligence is powerless to modify character, it is a dab hand at finding euphemisms for its weaknesses.

  3. Jenny McCarthyopened:

    I found my accountability in the hell I was living in. The path to loving yourself requires you to stop putting the blame on others and observe the choices you make that got you there, it wasn’t his job to love me. It was mine. So I chose to finally get the hell out of that relationship. I chose to be powerful, not powerless.

  4. New Jersey:

    It's unacceptable that untold numbers of communities elsewhere were victimized by gun violence today too, we are not powerless to act. We can stop this carnage by passing commonsense laws, like gun licensing, that keep guns out of the hands of dangerous people who should not have them.

  5. Cometan:

    If, it is my destiny, to die tomorrow, then I accept, for One so powerless as I cannot even hope to stop the will of The Divine.

Images & Illustrations of powerless

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