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impotent
used in Gulliver's Travels

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Definition
lacking power or ability

or of a male:  unable to maintain an erection, or unable to conceive a child
  • Envy and impotent desires are their prevailing passions.
    Part 3 — A Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, .... (90% in)
  • "He was amazed, how so impotent and grovelling an insect as I" (these were his expressions) "could entertain such inhuman ideas, and in so familiar a manner, as to appear wholly unmoved at all the scenes of blood and desolation which I had painted as the common effects of those destructive machines; whereof," he said, "some evil genius, enemy to mankind, must have been the first contriver.
    Part 2 — A Voyage to Brobdingnag (77% in)

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