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POWER





Definition:

  1. [noun] possession of controlling influence; "the deterrent power of nuclear weapons"; "the power of his love saved her"; "his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade"
    Synonyms: fulness

  2. [noun] (physics) the rate of doing work; measured in watts (= joules/second)

  3. [noun] possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
    Synonyms: ability

  4. [noun] a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world
    Synonyms: world major great super

  5. [noun] (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power; "being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage"; "during his first year in office"; "during his first year in power"; "the power of the president"
    Synonyms: office

  6. [noun] one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority; "the mysterious presence of an evil power"; "may the force be with you"; "the forces of evil"
    Synonyms: force

  7. [noun] physical strength
    Synonyms: might, mightiness

  8. [noun] a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself
    Synonyms: exponent, index

  9. [noun] a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
    Synonyms: baron, big businessman, business leader, king, magnate, mogul, top executive, tycoon

  10. [verb] supply the force or power for the functioning of; "The gasoline powers the engines"

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