within someone's power
Definition of within someone's power
: able to be done by someone I'll do everything within my power to help.
Word by Word Definitions
: some person : somebody
: ability to act or produce an effect
: ability to get extra-base hits
: capacity for being acted upon or undergoing an effect
: to supply with power and especially motive power
: to give impetus to
: to move about by means of motive power
: operated mechanically or electrically rather than manually
: of, relating to, or utilizing strength
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up within someone's power? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).