- ,all-`powerful adjectivehaving complete control over everyone or everything: OMNIPOTENT:He denied the existence of an all-powerful God.
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all-powerful — adj. 1. having full power over all aspects of a situation. Syn: almighty, omnipotent. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
all-powerful — adj having complete power or control ▪ an all powerful dictator … Dictionary of contemporary English
all-powerful — index cardinal (outstanding), invincible, omnipotent, predominant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
all-powerful — adjective having unlimited power • Syn: ↑almighty, ↑omnipotent • Similar to: ↑powerful • Derivationally related forms: ↑omnipotence (for: ↑omnipotent) … Useful english dictionary
all-powerful — ADJ An all powerful person or organization has the power to do anything they want. ...the all powerful labour unions … English dictionary
all-powerful — adjective Date: 1667 having complete or sole power < an all powerful leader > … New Collegiate Dictionary
all-powerful — adjective having complete power or control: the all powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
all-powerful — UK / US adjective having complete control over everyone or everything He denied the existence of an all powerful God … English dictionary
all-powerful — all′ pow′erful adj. having unlimited power; omnipotent • Etymology: 1685–95 … From formal English to slang
all powerful — Synonyms and related words: absolute, all knowing, all seeing, all wise, almighty, boundless, changeless, creating, creative, eternal, eternally the same, everlasting, glorious, good, hallowed, highest, holy, immortal, immutable, infinite, just,… … Moby Thesaurus