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Definition of "puissant" [pu•is•sant]

  • Powerful, mighty, having authority. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "puissant" in a sentence
  • ""the purple patches," and unattracted, perhaps demagnetized, by a personality once fascinating and always "puissant," to appreciate the actual worth and magnitude of the poem."
  • "Was there nothing that puissant emperor could not do?"
  • "He was married to a puissant woman of endemic energy."