|part of speech:
||the condition or trait of being impotent; weakness; ineffectiveness.
Due to the impotence of its leadership, the government accomplished very little.
- potency, puissance, strength
- similar words:
||in a male, inability to have an erection of the penis.
New drugs can be effective against impotence.
||sterility, esp. in a male.
Having mumps as a child can cause impotence in an adult male.