impotence definition

  • noun:
    • the high quality or condition to be impotent.
    • See erectile dysfunction.
    • Powerlessness.
    • failure to copulate or beget children; sterility, erectile dysfunction, etc.
    • the high quality or condition to be impotent; not enough energy or power, animal, intellectual, or ethical; weakness; feebleness; incapacity; imbecility.
    • decreased self-restraint or self-control.
    • not enough procreative energy; inability to copulate, or beget kids; also, sometimes, sterility; barrenness
    • The condition or top-notch being impotent; want of energy or vigor, physical, intellectual, or ethical; weakness; feebleness; inability; defect of energy, more specially adventitious energy, to do something.
    • total failure of intimate power in male; in addition, hardly ever, these types of weakness in the feminine.
    • Want of self-restraining power; ungovernable enthusiasm.
    • the quality of lacking energy or power; becoming weak and feeble
    • an inability (usually associated with the male pet) to copulate

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