Example sentences for: impotent

How can you use “impotent” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • She seems to be withdrawing from him, an abandonment that is leaving him passive and impotent.

  • The fish in this river are impotent."

  • The pill is designed to correct impotence, but there are already indications that huge numbers of men who are not impotent, but who simply want the sex drive of a 19-year-old, are eager to take it.

  • He was, the Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama reported, "deeply impotent," the adverb acknowledging that normal sex was something Cornell only believed he wanted, the way he might have thought he ought to learn to draw in order to be a real artist.

  • Apart from Sorvino, who gives a tremulous and surprisingly soulful performance, the characters have zero stature, and Leguizamo has been stuck with one of the most thankless roles ever written: an oversexed yet essentially impotent loser--a guilty bystander.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...