Pronunciation of Puissance
/pjˈuːɪsəns/, /pjˈuːɪsəns/, /p_j_ˈuː_ɪ_s_ə_n_s/
Synonyms for puissance:
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
empowerment, domination, influence, kingship, title, stature, prerogative, mandate, entitlement, precedence, rank, commission, faculty, license, Prepotency, charge, primacy, right, mightiness, powerfulness, authority, cogency, office, privilege, birthright, seniority, punch, command, steam, clout, sway, control, credential, prestige, superiority, enfranchisement, mastery, sovereignty, purview.
might, vivacity, spark, stamina, effervescence, vigor, influence, sway, muscle, zeal, fervor, force, spirit, activity, verve, energy, power, snap, zip, clout, fire, vim, pep, zing, potency, spunk, drive, strength.
sprightliness, earnestness, fervency, exuberance, excitement, liveliness, gusto, lustiness, relish, zest, industriousness, agitation, agility, passion, Ardency, friskiness, animation, enthusiasm, eagerness.
Usage examples for puissance:
- The prince, whose looks disdainful anger show, Now meant to use his puissance every deal, He shaked his head and crashed his teeth for ire, His lips breathed wrath, eyes sparkled shining fire. - "Jerusalem Delivered", Torquato Tasso.
- I have ability and puissance to overcome all enemies and rebels in mine own realm. - "The Last Of The Barons, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.