Definition of helplessness:
inability, inadequacy, disorder, ineffectualness, inefficacy, incapability, failure, impotence, strong, illness, incapacity, ineffectiveness, powerlessness, weakness, ineffectuality, uselessness, impuissance, failing, affect.
- "Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France", Stanley J. Weyman.
- "Mysterious Mr. Sabin", E. Phillips Oppenheim.
- "The Miller Of Old Church", Ellen Glasgow.