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powerless

adjective

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unable to act or achieve one's purpose
  • I wish I could help you, but I am powerless in this situation

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“Powerless.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/powerless. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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