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powerless

US [ˈpaʊrləs]
UK [ˈpaʊə(r)ləs]
  • adj.无能为力;无影响力的;无权的
  • Web无力的;无能为力的;软弱的
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adj.
1.
无影响力的;无权的without power to control or to influence sb/sth
powerless minorities
弱势的少数族群
When the enemy attacked, we were completely powerless against them.
敌人进攻的时候,我们毫无抵御能力。
2.
~ to do sth
无能为力completely unable to do sth
I saw what was happening, but I was powerless to help.
我眼看着事情发生,却无力相助。

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