forceless forceless

Definition(s):

  • (adj) lacking force; feeble

Usage(s):

  1. A forceless father, a smothering mother, an adolescence strangled with apron strings.
  2. These are not the kinds of problems to be handled by subordinates, committees or forceless task forces.
  3. At first Savonarola had little success among the Dominicans, a preaching order, for he was as forceless a speaker as the tyro Demosthenes.
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