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[ pou ]SEE DEFINITION OF pow

Synonyms for pow

  • force
  • government
  • jurisdiction
  • rule
  • ascendancy
  • authorization
  • beef
  • charge
  • clout
  • command
  • credit
  • domination
  • dominion
  • edge
  • esteem
  • goods
  • guts
  • influence
  • juice
  • jump
  • license
  • mastery
  • might
  • permission
  • permit
  • pizzazz
  • powerhouse
  • prerogative
  • prestige
  • punch
  • right
  • ropes
  • say
  • say-so
  • steam
  • strength
  • stuff
  • supremacy
  • sway
  • warrant
  • weight
  • word
  • zap
  • leg up
  • might and main
  • strong arm
  • upper hand
  • what it takes
  • whip hand
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Antonyms for pow

  • breach
  • break
  • disadvantage
  • inferiority
  • lack
  • lethargy
  • powerlessness
  • prohibition
  • subordination
  • weakness
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR POW

A man may see his friend in need, that wouldna see his pow bleed.

There's little wit in the pow that lichts the candle at the lowe.

Pow'ful bad, pow'ful bad,” said the Bishop—“and you three made Zion.

“Come to think of it, I'm pow'ful obleeged to you,” she said.

He didn't do much of anything and he was "pow'ful good-lookin'."

Fo' de Lawd's sake, honey, wha's gettin' on to you so pow'ful bad?

He was gone some minutes, and when he returned Pow Chow was with him.

I could hardly believe dear Pow when he said he meant to fetch you.

Pow assured him in the most solemn manner that he meant nothing else.

He must abandon his clothes if he wanted to escape from Pow Chow with the money.

WORD ORIGIN

expression imitative of a blow, collision, etc., first recorded 1881.

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nounpower, control
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