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1. 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))

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Rhymes with Power

  • mph
  • devour
  • trower
  • scour
  • klauer
  • grauer
  • glower
  • flower
  • flour
  • clower
  • brower
  • brougher
  • brauer
  • tower
  • tauer
  • sour
  • shower
  • schauer
  • sauer
  • rauer
  • nauer
  • mauer
  • lauer
  • knauer
  • kauer
  • how're
  • hower
  • hauer
  • gower
  • gauer

How do you pronounce power?

Pronounce power as paʊər.

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How do you spell power? Is it pwoer ?

A common misspelling of power is pwoer

Sentences with power


1. Noun, singular or mass
Unscrew the power supply from the back of the case and lift it out.

Quotes about power


1. Success isn't measured by money or power or social rank. Success is measured by your discipline and inner peace.
- Mike Ditka

2. The greatest trap in our life is not success, popularity or power, but self-rejection.
- Henri Nouwen

3. One can never speak enough of the virtues, the dangers, the power of shared laughter.
- Francoise Sagan

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] physical strength.

Synonyms

  • strength
  • mightiness

Antonyms

  • decriminalise
  • legalize
  • permit

Etymology

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

8. 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))

9. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world.

Synonyms

  • body politic
  • state
  • land
  • hegemon
  • world power
  • major power
  • nation
  • country
  • superpower
  • commonwealth
  • great power

Antonyms

  • intemperance
  • unskillfulness
  • inefficacy
  • effective

Etymology

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

10. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] a very wealthy or powerful businessman.

Synonyms

  • magnate
  • king
  • baron
  • mogul
  • tycoon
  • big businessman
  • business leader
  • oil tycoon
  • man of affairs
  • top executive

Antonyms

  • lightness
  • uninteresting
  • interesting
  • inoffensive

Etymology

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