IMPOTENT Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of IMPOTENT in prose and poetry
Usage of "IMPOTENT": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of IMPOTENT, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word IMPOTENT
"I am practically impotent, to tell the melancholy truth"- The word/phrase 'impotent' was used by 'Vladimir Nabokov' in 'Lolita'.
"And his face was frightful and pitiful, especially in its impotent desire to seem calm"- 'Leo Tolstoy' has used the impotent in the novel War and peace.
"They seemed nothing more now than the purely subjective, impotent, illusory creatures of my temperament"- To understand the meaning of impotent, please see the following usage by Marcel Proust in Remembrance of things past v1.
Usage of "IMPOTENT" in sentences
"Of cromwell, when with impotent despair"
- This term impotent was used by Oscar Wilde in the Poem Quantum mutata.
"Of impotent despair"
- This term impotent was used by Oscar Wilde in the Poem The ballad of reading gaol.
"Technology without morality is barbarous; morality without technology is impotent"
"Felt impotent rage"