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  1. powers(Verb)

    Third person singular simple present form of to power.

  2. powers(Noun)

    Plural form of power.

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  1. Powers

    Powers is an American creator-owned police procedural comic book series by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Michael Avon Oeming. The series' first volume was published by Image Comics from 2000 to 2004. In 2004 the series moved to Marvel Comics as a part of its Icon imprint. Combining the genres of superhero fantasy, crime noir and the police procedural, the series follows the lives of two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, who are referred to colloquially as "powers".

Editors Contribution

  1. powers

    Plural noun or verb form of the word power.

    The powers in authority decided to put new legislation in place demanded by the people by order of priority.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 5, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'powers' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1518

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'powers' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2728

How to pronounce powers?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say powers in sign language?

  1. powers

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of powers in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of powers in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of powers in a Sentence

  1. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    Beware of dissipating your powers; strive constantly to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but is sure to repent of every ill-judged outlay.

  2. German Culture Minister Monika Gruetters:

    We will do everything in our powers to return art looted by the Nazis to the descendants of the Nazi regime's victims as quickly as possible.

  3. Johann von Goethe:

    Who never ate his bread in sorrow, Who never spent the darksome hours Weeping, and watching for the morrow,-- He knows ye not, ye gloomy Powers.

  4. United States:

    President Donald Trump wants a better deal, but it's hard for the EU to understand how you're going to get there. We did have a system a few years ago where all the major powers came together to pressure Iran to get the deal we reached, that was an enormous effort.

  5. H. L. Mencken:

    ...no man of genuinely superior intelligence has ever been an actor. Even supposing a young man of appreciable mental powers to be lured upon the stage, as philosophers are occasionally lured into bordellos, his mind would be inevitably and almost immediately destroyed by the gaudy nonsense issuing from his mouth every night.

Images & Illustrations of powers

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