Complete Definition of "impotent"

English

Adjective
en-adj

  1. Lacking physical strength or vigor; weak.
  2. Lacking in power, as to act effectively; helpless: âTechnology without morality is barbarous; morality without technology is impotentâ (Freeman J. Dyson).
  3. Incapable of sexual intercourse, often because of an inability to achieve or sustain an erection.
  4. Sterile (used of males).
  5. obsolete Lacking self-restraint.

Synonyms
(lacking strength): feeble, puny, weak
(lacking power): helpless, powerless
(incapable of sexual intercourse):
(sterile): infertile, sterile
(lacking self-restraint):

Translations
French impuissant m, impuissante f

fr:impotent
io:impotent
id:impotent
te:impotent
vi:impotent
zh:impotent

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