German translation of 'powerless'
⇒ to be powerless to resist
nicht die Kraft haben, zu widerstehen
⇒ the government is powerless to deal with inflation
die Regierung steht der Inflation machtlos gegenüber
Example Sentences Including 'powerless'
Once Zegarnald had a hold of him, he was powerless to resist being drawn into this grey limbo.TREASON KEEP (2001)
And just as Noah had pointed out, he was utterly powerless.EVERVILLE (2001)
Tears streamed down her face and inwardly she screamed, but she was powerless to save her son.Death of an Unknown Man
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Translation of powerless from the Collins English to German Dictionary