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Despite the violence and government impotence in finding the perpetrators, Hazara have exhibited remarkable restraint.
This gives the book a feeling of impotence at best and dangerously misdirected blame at worst.What Gretel Ehrlich Gets Wrong About Climate Change|Erin Berger|February 8, 2021|Outside Online
The result is safe seats that lead to apathy and voter impotence, leading logically to ever-declining voter turnout.Hate Hyper-Partisanship? Support Redistricting Reform Now|John Avlon|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brinkley explained that despite all the recent advances in medicine, there still was nothing to be done for impotence.The Strange, True Tale of the Old-Timey Goat Testicle-Implanting 'Governor'|Penny Lane|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That is the height of cynicism, combined with an admission of impotence.
Male infertility was extremely stigmatic: it was falsely conflated with impotence.
European history also suggests the impotence of criminal law in these matters.
In a voice thick with the torturing rage of impotence he gave the order upon which the grim Parisian insisted.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
One of its characteristic features was the acknowledged impotence of the gods to secure future happiness.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
Their "lameness" and "ineptness" and "impotence" plainly arose from disinclination alone.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2|Egerton Ryerson
During the revolutionary war the French believed that they could reduce England to impotence by ruining her commerce.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
Must we also consider impotence and sickness a form, because sickness and vice can and do accomplish many things badly?Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 3|Plotinos (Plotinus)