powerlessness

Definitions of powerlessness
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n the quality of lacking strength or power; being weak and feeble

Synonyms:
impotence, impotency
Antonyms:
power, powerfulness
possession of controlling influence
Types:
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helplessness, impuissance, weakness
powerlessness revealed by an inability to act
unpersuasiveness
inability to persuade
uninterestingness
inability to capture or hold one's interest
voicelessness
having no voice in the management or control of affairs
paper tiger
the nature of a person or organization that appears powerful but is actually powerless and ineffectual
ineffectiveness, ineffectuality, ineffectualness
lacking the power to be effective
dullness
the quality of lacking interestingness
heaviness, ponderousness
an oppressive quality that is laborious and solemn and lacks grace or fluency
inefficaciousness, inefficacy
a lack of efficacy
Type of:
quality
an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

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