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Word: impuissance

Definition: powerlessness; feebleness


More Vocab Words

::: retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
::: injurious - harmful; causing injury
::: ornate - excessively or elaborately decorated
::: sequester - isolate; segregate; seclude; retire from public life
::: indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth
::: resplendent - brilliant; splendid in appearance; dazzling; glorious
::: engulf - surround and swallow up
::: moribund - dying; at the point of death; CF. death
::: flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
::: prowess - extraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle