powerful in a sentence

His powerful speech carried the audience with him.

A nation need not necessarily be powerful to be great.

He has powerful connections in the publishing industry.

The center of our galaxy is a powerful source of energy.

The bank robbers were carrying powerful, automatic weapons.

The jaguar has a compact body, a broad head and powerful jaws.

Last week the powerful Keidanren called on Tokyo to lift the ban.

Russia was the largest and most powerful part of the former Soviet Union.

Your cultural background exerts a powerful effect on your selection of food.

Freud believed that the unconscious mind exerts powerful effects on behavior.

Large commissions are a powerful incentive for sales staff working in this store.

Use a large brush, and powerful detergent to scrub the oil stains off the driveway.

Tulsi Das once noted that there are three all-powerful evils: lust, anger and greed.

England’s once powerful nobility no longer has much power over the political process.

When two powerful forces with opposite ideals come face to face, it’s time for a showdown.

Sonya is a very skillful volleyball player, with a powerful smash, and an excellent serve.

In most societies, there are powerful attempts to control and sometimes repress minorities.

A Japanese proverb notes, “Deceive the rich and powerful if you will, but don’t insult them.


In ancient times, Armenia was a powerful nation which challenged the might of the Roman Empire.

Physical appearance appears to be a powerful determinant of one’s first impression of an individual.

The particles are not visible to the naked eye, and can only be seen under a very powerful microscope.

Japan was able to rebuild itself into a powerful manufacturing economy during the early postwar decades.

The explosion of the volcano Krakatoa was 25 times more powerful than the biggest ever nuclear explosion.

Germany’s normally powerful economy turned in a relatively weak performance throughout much of the 1990s.

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Crane once suggested that appreciative words are the most powerful force for good on earth.

Conservative elements in the business community have been a powerful ally of the leader of the military coup.

September 11th taught the world that even the world’s most powerful nation is not immune to terrorist attacks.

Studies show that children are especially likely to imitate adult models who are warm, nurturant, and powerful.

Studies show that children are especially likely to imitate adult models who are warm, nurturing, and powerful.

Citric acid which is extracted from fruits such as oranges and lemons can be used to make powerful cleaning products.

It is dangerous for lobby groups to become too powerful in the democratic process because they are not elected representatives.

John Grier once suggested that the will to believe is perhaps the most powerful, but certainly the most dangerous human attribute.

Gun-owners have formed a powerful lobby in the U.S. , and have prevented the government from enacting gun-control laws.

Andrew Brown once said that the Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.