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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 Grid

  • counterbid
  • madrid
  • undid
  • squid
  • sayed
  • redid
  • rebid
  • majid
  • forbid
  • stidd
  • smid
  • slid
  • skid
  • schmid
  • quid
  • amid
  • adid
  • tidd
  • syd
  • sid
  • mid
  • lid
  • kyd
  • kidde
  • kidd
  • kid
  • hid
  • did
  • cyd
  • cid

Sentences with power-grid


1. Noun Phrase
Geomagnetic storms caused by solar winds are very strong and can destabilize or destroy power grids.

2. Noun Phrase
Every home connected to the power grid gets its power from a step-down transformer on the power line.

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. grid

noun. ['ˈgrɪd'] an electrode placed between the cathode and anode of a vacuum tube to control the flow of electrons through the tube.

Synonyms

  • thermionic tube
  • vacuum tube
  • thermionic vacuum tube
  • thermionic valve
  • electrode
  • electron tube
  • tube

Antonyms

  • right
  • superior
  • natural object
  • unskillfulness
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