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synonyms for forceless

  • fearful
  • feeble
  • frightened
  • gutless
  • impotent
  • inadequate
  • ineffective
  • ineffectual
  • irresolute
  • lily-livered
  • nerveless
  • soft
  • spiritless
  • squeamish
  • submissive
  • timid
  • vacillating
  • weak
  • weak-willed
  • yellow
  • invertebrate
  • amoebalike
  • faint-hearted
  • pithless
  • weak-kneed
  • yellow-bellied
  • null
  • dead
  • bad
  • invalid
  • fruitless
  • ineffective
  • ineffectual
  • inoperative
  • nugatory
  • null and void
  • sterile
  • unfruitful
  • unsuccessful
  • useless
  • vain
  • worthless
  • voided
  • negated
  • avoided
  • not viable
  • set aside
  • unconfirmed
  • unenforceable
  • unratified
  • unsanctioned
  • pasty
  • dim
  • blanched
  • faint
  • worn
  • peaked
  • white
  • pale
  • haggard
  • anemic
  • ashen
  • bloodless
  • cadaverous
  • feeble
  • ghastly
  • ineffective
  • ineffectual
  • livid
  • pallid
  • sickly
  • washed-out
  • waxen
  • ashy
  • discolored
  • bilious
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antonyms for forceless

MOST RELEVANT
  • competent
  • effective
  • effectual
  • efficient
  • powerful
  • strong
  • useful
  • occupied
  • full
  • valid
  • meaningful
  • filled
  • worthy
  • thick
  • concentrated
  • secure
  • safe
  • fit
  • loud
  • bold
  • hearty
  • able
  • strong
  • active
  • definite
  • sure
  • certain
  • steady
  • firm
  • protected
  • guarded
  • sufficient
  • capable
  • noisy
  • confident
  • brave
  • potent
  • stable
  • healthy
  • unbreakable
  • powerful
  • unwavering
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    How to use forceless in a sentence

    At the crossing of the Ny I found quarters at a farm-house owned by a feeble, forceless, gray-bearded, black-eyed man.
    THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
    But he made one more protest, as forceless and unavailing as the last roll of a fish being pulled to land, dead-beat.
    THORLEY WEIRE. F. (EDWARD FREDERIC) BENSON
    The stones, flung by his forceless arms, fell into the shadows or rebounded against the porch.
    THE DEAD COMMANDVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
    These missiles, thrown by a forceless arm, did not make half their intended journey.
    THE DEAD COMMANDVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
    The operation of force could furnish no evidence of the existence of forceless matter.
    WAS MAN CREATED?HENRY A. MOTT
    As a mother, she was rather forceless; the excellent elements of her lineage seemed all expended in the capacities of the child.
    SHE BUILDETH HER HOUSEWILL COMFORT
    Save money in other ways, but never by employing a forceless man or woman in the position of chief librarian.
    A LIBRARY PRIMERJOHN COTTON DANA
    And as matter is forceless, it can itself give no evidence of its own existence, for that would be an exercise of force.
    WAS MAN CREATED?HENRY A. MOTT
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO FORCELESS

    • barren
    • crippled
    • dud
    • effete
    • enervated
    • enfeebled
    • feeble
    • forceless
    • frail
    • gutless
    • helpless
    • inadequate
    • incapable
    • incapacitated
    • incompetent
    • ineffective
    • ineffectual
    • inept
    • infecund
    • infirm
    • nerveless
    • paper tiger
    • paralyzed
    • powerless
    • prostrate
    • sterile
    • unfruitful
    • unproductive
    • weak
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