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1. attorney

noun. ['əˈtɝːni'] a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice.

Synonyms

  • divorce lawyer
  • advocate
  • prosecuting attorney
  • public defender
  • defense lawyer
  • professional
  • prosecuting officer
  • solicitor
  • barrister
  • counsel
  • counselor
  • ambulance chaser
  • prosecutor
  • conveyancer
  • attorney-client relation
  • trial attorney
  • trial lawyer
  • lawyer
  • professional person
  • defense attorney
  • pleader
  • lawyer-client relation
  • counselor-at-law
  • counsellor
  • public prosecutor

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • amateur
  • nonprofessional
  • blue-collar

Etymology

  • atornee (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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  • jurney
  • journey
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  • birnie
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  • berny
  • bernie
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Example sentences of the word power-of-attorney


1. Noun Phrase
Assigning power of attorney is an important and legally binding sign of trust between two or more people.

2. Noun Phrase
However, you must prepare and sign the power of attorney while you are competent.

3. Noun Phrase
For example, this may happen if you believe your sister is abusing her power of attorney.

4. Noun Phrase
In those cases, a loved one may decide to try to change the power of attorney.

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. power

noun. ['ˈpaʊɝ'] physical strength.

Synonyms

  • strength
  • mightiness

Antonyms

  • decriminalise
  • legalize
  • permit

Etymology

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

9. 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))

10. 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))
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