impuissance impuissance

Definition(s):

  • (n) powerlessness revealed by an inability to act

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Says former Under Secretary of State George Ball: "Rather than snickering at America's alleged impuissance, our allies should rejoice that we have now achieved the maturity they .
  2. Says former Under Secretary of State George Ball: "Rather than snickering at America's alleged impuissance, our allies should rejoice that we have now achieved the maturity they .
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affectation affectation
/ˌæ fɛk ˈteɪ ʃən /