strengthless


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strengthless

(ˈstrɛŋθlɪs)
adj
lacking or without strength
References in classic literature ?
the dead are strengthless, and if they still have hearts to suffer, they have no hands to give back blow for blow.
I have wrestled with my soul till I am strengthless. The stupid body is spent, and we are far from the Plains.'
(10) At the beginning of Agamemnon, the Watchman refers obliquely to Klutaimestra: "Thus a woman's / male strength of heart rules with confident expectation" (10-11; ([phrase omitted] Later Kassandra speaks of "the strengthless lion rolling in his master's bed, / who keeps--ah me--the house (waiting) for his master's return" (1224-25; [phrase omitted]).