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Synonyms for impotent
ˈɪm pə təntim·po·tent

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  1. impotentadjective

    Antonyms:
    potent

  2. impotentadjective

    Antonyms:
    potent

  3. impotentadjective

    Antonyms:
    potent

  4. impotentadjective

    Antonyms:
    potent

  5. impotentadjective

    Sterile.

    Synonyms:
    sterile, infertile

    Antonyms:
    potent

  6. impotentadjective

    Lacking self-restraint.

    Synonyms:
    incontinent

    Antonyms:
    potent

  7. impotentadjective

    Synonyms:
    helpless, powerless, weak, feeble, puny

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. impotent

    Synonyms:
    weak, powerless, useless, feeble, helpless, nerveless, enfeebled

    Antonyms:
    strong, vigorous, powerful, virile

Princeton's WordNet

  1. impotentadjective

    lacking power or ability

    "Technology without morality is barbarous; morality without technology is impotent"- Freeman J.Dyson; "felt impotent rage"

    Antonyms:
    virile, equipotent, strong, potent, stiff, multipotent

  2. impotentadjective

    (of a male) unable to copulate

    Antonyms:
    virile, potent, stiff, strong, equipotent, multipotent

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. impotentadjective

    Synonyms:
    powerless, unable, incapable, incompetent, disabled, incapacitated, imbecile, weak, feeble, infirm, frail, inefficient

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "impotent":

    powerless, helpless, disablement

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How to use impotent in a sentence?

  1. Winston Churchill:

    So they the Government go on in strange paradox, decided only to be undecided, resolved to be irresolute, adamant for drift, solid for fluidity, all-powerful to be impotent.

  2. Frantz Fanon:

    Fervor is the weapon of choice for the impotent.

  3. Sergiu Spatan:

    Seeing the impotent dances of the bureaucrats in Brussels at the sight of the new waves of nationalism and populism.

  4. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Fear is impotent when you challenge it.

  5. Art Hackney:

    In most of those states what they did worked but in Alaska it doesn't, in Alaska they had an impotent system.

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