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1. nuclear

adjective. ['ˈnuːkliːɝ'] (weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy.

Synonyms

  • thermonuclear

Antonyms

  • large
  • unimportant

Etymology

  • -ar (English)
  • -aris (Latin)
  • nucleus (English)
  • nucleus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Nuclear Power

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  • empower
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2. nuclear

adjective. ['ˈnuːkliːɝ'] constituting or like a nucleus.

Antonyms

  • big

Etymology

  • -ar (English)
  • -aris (Latin)
  • nucleus (English)
  • nucleus (Latin)

3. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] possession of controlling influence.

Synonyms

  • control
  • persuasiveness
  • irresistibility
  • sway
  • effectuality
  • preponderance
  • disposal
  • throttlehold
  • interestingness
  • repellent
  • legal power
  • effectiveness
  • jurisdiction
  • influence
  • potency
  • quality
  • effectivity
  • irresistibleness
  • discretion
  • valence
  • strength
  • interest
  • effectualness
  • powerfulness
  • stranglehold
  • powerful
  • valency
  • free will
  • puissance
  • repellant
  • powerless
  • chokehold

Antonyms

  • powerlessness
  • ineffectiveness
  • unpersuasiveness
  • powerless
  • uninterestingness

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done.

Synonyms

  • intelligence
  • knowledge
  • leadership
  • aptitude
  • acquirement
  • originality
  • module
  • creativeness
  • able
  • accomplishment
  • attainment
  • know-how
  • mental ability
  • bilingualism
  • science
  • capacity
  • creative thinking
  • superior skill
  • skill
  • acquisition
  • ability
  • cognition
  • mental faculty
  • creativity
  • hand
  • faculty

Antonyms

  • inaptitude
  • inability
  • unable
  • incapacity
  • uncreativeness

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] (physics) the rate of doing work; measured in watts (= joules/second).

Synonyms

  • electrical power
  • waterpower
  • wattage
  • electric power

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • impossibility
  • impotence
  • impotency

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself.

Synonyms

  • exponent
  • mathematical notation
  • index
  • degree
  • logarithm

Antonyms

  • allow
  • inactivity
  • derestrict
  • unrestraint

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power.

Synonyms

  • state
  • executive clemency
  • office

Antonyms

  • inutility
  • generality
  • fruitfulness
  • naivete

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority.

Synonyms

  • influence
  • juggernaut
  • steamroller
  • cause
  • causal agency
  • causal agent
  • Moloch

Antonyms

  • pleasant
  • potent
  • impotent
  • dispose

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] physical strength.

Synonyms

  • strength
  • mightiness

Antonyms

  • decriminalise
  • legalize
  • permit

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. power

verb. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] supply the force or power for the functioning of.

Synonyms

  • supply
  • drive
  • provide
  • ply

Antonyms

  • worthlessness
  • infidelity
  • unfaithfulness
  • naturalness

Etymology

  • poer (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • poer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word nuclear-power


1. Noun Phrase
Quartz pebbles and multicolored quartzite are also to be found almost at the other end of New Jersey's shore of Delaware Bay, in the Salem Jasper Gravel, in the shadow of a nuclear power plant.

2. Noun Phrase
For example, there are civil and even criminal penalties for trespassing on the grounds of a nuclear power plant or a military base.

3. Noun Phrase
Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant disaster occurred in part due to the earthquake and tsunami causing power failure and disabling the cooling system of the reactors releasing deadly radiation into the ocean and atmosphere.

4. Noun Phrase
The International Boiler and Pressure Vessel Codes (BPVC) list standards for inspections, deterioration in design and material and also components during construction of nuclear power plants.

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