I. WORDS EXPRESSING ABSTRACT RELATIONS

VIII. CAUSATION

2. CONNECTION BETWEEN CAUSE AND EFFECT

Power.

[Antonyms: impotence.]

[Nouns] power; potency, potentiality; jiva; puissance, might, force, energy [more]; dint; right hand, right arm; ascendency, sway, control; prepotency, prepollence; almightiness, omnipotence; authority [more]; strength [more].

ability; ableness; competency; efficacy; efficiency; validity, cogency; enablement; vantage ground; influence [more].

pressure; conductivity; elasticity; gravity, electricity, magnetism, galvanism, voltaic electricity, voltaism, electromagnetism; attraction; vis inertiae, vis mortua, vis viva [Latin]; potential energy, dynamic energy; dynamic friction, dynamic suction; live circuit, live rail, live wire.

capability, capacity; quid valeant humeri quid ferre recusent [Latin]; faculty, quality, attribute, endowment, virtue, gift, property, qualification, susceptibility.

[Verbs] be powerful; gain power.

belong to, pertain to; lie in one's power, be in one's power; can.

give power, confer power, exercise power; empower, enable, invest; indue, endue; endow, arm; strengthen [more]; compel [more].

[Adjectives] powerful, puissant; potential; capable, able; equal to, up to; cogent, valid; efficient; effective, effectual, efficacious, adequate, competent; multipotent, plenipotent, omnipotent; almighty.

forcible (energetic) [more]; influential [more]; productive [more].

[Adverbs] powerfully; by virtue of, by dint of.

[Phrases] � toute force ["At full strength" (French)]; eripuit coelo fulmen sceptrumque tyrannis ["He has snatched away the thunderbolt from heaven and the scepter from the sovereign" (Latin)]; fortis cadere cedere non potest [Latin].

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