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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of lacking strength or influence

Usage examples (37)
  • And McGovern’s sense of powerlessness is compelling.
  • I think this is fundamentally a dream about powerlessness, which is of course a central theme of adulthood.
  • To me, an especially important concept from the 12-Step stuff was the idea of powerlessness vs. lack of control.
  • Engrained powerlessness is pretty sucky, really. for more
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