Ability and Impotence


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Ability noun – The physical or mental power to do something.
Usage example: as a result of the accident the once-vigorous athlete lost the ability to walk

Impotence is an antonym for ability in topics: perform, natural or acquired power in a.
Nearby Word: able
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Impotence noun – The lack of sufficient ability, power, or means.
Usage example: the congressional committee's essential impotence in affecting the management of the war was frustrating to its members

Ability is an antonym for impotence in powerlessness topic.
Nearby Word: impotent
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  • Soul Jar Not a very desirable one either; upon death the dragon seems to be put in a state of virtually absolute isolation and impotence, retaining only the ability to communicate via telepathy.
    Source: Soul Jar
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Impotence and Ability. (2016). Retrieved 2021, March 08, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/ability/impotence
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