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English definition of “impotent”

impotent

adjective
 
 
/ˈɪmpətənt/
SEX An impotent man is unable to have sex because his penis does not become or stay hard.Lack of sexual activity
POWER not having the power or strength to do anything to change a situation: When your child is ill, you feel so impotent.Weakness and vulnerability
impotence
 
 
/ˈɪmpətəns/ noun [U]
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