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om·nip·o·tent

 (ŏm-nĭp′ə-tənt)
adj.
Having unlimited or universal power, authority, or force; all-powerful.
n.
1. One having unlimited power or authority: the bureaucratic omnipotents.
2. Omnipotent God. Used with the.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin omnipotēns, omnipotent- : omni-, omni- + potēns, present participle of posse, to be able; see poti- in Indo-European roots.]

om·nip′o·tence, om·nip′o·ten·cy n.
om·nip′o·tent·ly adv.

omnipotent

(ɒmˈnɪpətənt)
adj
having very great or unlimited power
n
(Theology) the Omnipotent an epithet for God
[C14: via Old French from Latin omnipotens all-powerful, from omni- + potens, from posse to be able]
omˈnipotence n
omˈnipotently adv

om•nip•o•tent

(ɒmˈnɪp ə tənt)

adj.
1. infinite in power, as God.
2. having very great or unlimited authority or power.
n.
3. an omnipotent being.
4. the Omnipotent, God.
[1275–1325; Middle English < Latin omnipotent- (s. of omnipotēns); see omni-, potent1]
om•nip′o•tent•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.omnipotent - having unlimited poweromnipotent - having unlimited power    
powerful - having great power or force or potency or effect; "the most powerful government in western Europe"; "his powerful arms"; "a powerful bomb"; "the horse's powerful kick"; "powerful drugs"; "a powerful argument"

omnipotent

adjective almighty, supreme, invincible, all-powerful Doug lived in the shadow of his seemingly omnipotent father.
weak, vulnerable, inferior, incapable, powerless, frail, feeble, impotent
Translations
قادِر عَلى كُل شَيء
všemohoucí
almægtig
kaikkivaltiaskaikkivoipa
almáttugur
kaip visagalisvisagalybė
visspēcīgsvisvarens
omnipotent
herşeye gücü yetenkadir-i mutlak

omnipotent

[ɒmˈnɪpətənt] ADJomnipotente

omnipotent

[ɒmˈnɪpətənt] adj (= all-powerful) [person] → omnipotent(e)

omnipotent

n The Omnipotentder Allmächtige

omnipotent

[ɒmˈnɪpətnt] adjonnipotente

omnipotent

(omˈnipətənt) adjective
having absolute, unlimited power. the omnipotent power of God.
omˈnipotently adverb
omˈnipotence noun
References in classic literature ?
So omnipotent is art; which in many a district of New Bedford has superinduced bright terraces of flowers upon the barren refuse rocks thrown aside at creation's final day.
But the bird has a voice, and with plaintive cries will make known her fear; but the fear of this vast dumb brute of the sea, was chained up and enchanted in him; he had no voice, save that choking respiration through his spiracle, and this made the sight of him unspeakably pitiable; while still, in his amazing bulk, portcullis jaw, and omnipotent tail, there was enough to appal the stoutest man who so pitied.
I did wrong: I would have sullied my innocent flower--breathed guilt on its purity: the Omnipotent snatched it from me.
But, Uncle Pumblechook, who was omnipotent in that kitchen, wouldn't hear the word, wouldn't hear of the subject, imperiously waved it all away with his hand, and asked for hot gin-and-water.
Him the Almighty Power Hurld headlong flaming from th' Ethereal Skie With hideous ruine and combustion down To bottomless perdition, there to dwell In Adamantine Chains and penal Fire, Who durst defie th' Omnipotent to Arms.
Thus exhorted, Cedric sallied forth upon his expedition; and it was not long ere he had occasion to try the force of that spell which his Jester had recommended as omnipotent.
I swear by God Omnipotent," exclaimed Don Quixote at this, "your highness has hit the point; and that some vile illusion must have come before this sinner of a Sancho, that made him see what it would have been impossible to see by any other means than enchantments; for I know well enough, from the poor fellow's goodness and harmlessness, that he is incapable of bearing false witness against anybody.
These infinitesimal distinctions between man and man are too paltry for an Omnipotent Being.
Every one stood aghast at these multiplied examples of his superhuman might, and dreaded to displease so omnipotent and vindictive a being; and the Blackbird enjoyed a wide and undisputed sway.
You think you are omnipotent, you infernal scribblers, don't you?
The smoothest curled courtier in the boudoirs of a palace has an animal nature, rude and aboriginal as a white bear, omnipotent to its own ends, and is directly related, there amid essences and billetsdoux, to Himmaleh mountain-chains and the axis of the globe.
And on the other hand she maintains that the continued absence of your omnipotent jungle friend indicates that D'Arnot is still in need of his services, either because he is wounded, or still is a prisoner in a more distant native village.