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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of lacking strength or power; An inability (usually of the male animal) to copulate.

Usage examples (28)
  • The UN was set up to be such a guide, but its impotence is its shame.
  • As she said the word impotence she threw the bloody cockerel up into the air.
  • The commonest cause of impotence is aging, which may or may not imply underlying atherosclerosis.
  • The humiliation of our impotence is made even more clear by Mr. Amery when he alludes to "the less critical case of India." for more
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