powerless

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EtymologyEdit

From power +‎ -less

AdjectiveEdit

powerless (comparative more powerless, superlative most powerless)

  1. Lacking sufficient power or strength.
    You are powerless to stop me
  2. Lacking legal authority.
    The traffic warden was powerless to stop me driving away.

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Last modified on 7 October 2013, at 19:12