Bedeutung von “powerful” — Learner’s Dictionary

powerful

adjective us uk /ˈpaʊəfəl/
He has many powerful friends.He's one of the most powerful people in the music business.The article suggests that judges have become increasingly powerful.These rules mean that company directors are not as powerful as they used to be.The police chief is a powerful figure in the town.
CONTROL

B1 A powerful person is able to control and influence people and events:

a powerful man/woman
STRENGTH

B1 having a lot of strength or force:

a powerful engine/weapon
EFFECT

B2 having a strong effect on people:

a powerful effect/influence
powerfully adverb

(Definition von “powerful” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)