Synonyms and Antonyms of impotent
1 not able to produce fruit or offspring most mules are impotent Synonyms of impotent barren, fruitless, sterile, infertile, unfruitfulWords Related to impotent altered, desexed, neutered, sterilized; castrated, emasculated, gelded; spayed; unproductiveNear Antonyms of impotent fecund, luxuriant, productive, prolific; enriched, fertilized, rich; impregnated, pregnant; potent; bearing, producing, yielding; blooming, bursting, flourishing, swarming, teemingAntonyms of impotent fat, fertile, fruitful
2 unable to act or achieve one's purpose an impotent ruler who was just a figurehead Synonyms of impotent hamstrung, handcuffed, helpless, high and dry, hog-tied, powerless, impuissant, paralyzed, weakWords Related to impotent incapable, incompetent, ineffective, ineffectual, inept, unfit, useless; feeble, frail, infirm, passive, spineless, supine, unaggressiveNear Antonyms of impotent able, capable, competent, effective, efficient; authoritarian, autocratic (also autocratical), despotic, dictatorial, magisterial, tyrannical (also tyrannic); dominant, dynamic, energetic, forceful, robust, sturdy, tough, vigorous; important, major, significant; high-level, senior, topAntonyms of impotent mighty, potent, powerful, puissant, strong
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