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Turkish translation of “powerless”

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powerless

adjective
 
 
/ˈpaʊələs/
not able to control events
güçsüz, kuvvetsiz, etkisiz
[+ to do sth] The police were powerless to stop the fighting.Weakness and vulnerability
Translations of “powerless”
in Korean 무력한…
in Arabic ضَعيف, بِلا نُفوذ…
in Portuguese impotente…
in Catalan sense poder, impotent…
in Japanese 無力な…
in Italian impotente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無力量的, 無權力的…
in Russian бессильный, беспомощный…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无力量的, 无权力的…
in Polish bezsilny…
(Definition of powerless from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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