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When the cells die, they release toxins into the bloodstream, which can cause immobility of the muscles in question, stiffness, swelling, and a release of myoglobin into the kidneys, which can make your pee look bloody.

A “year to the day” after he began his “tour,” he was “taken into hospital in Norwich in a state of almost total immobility.”

As the skills gap between top and bottom widens, immobility should harden more.

And there they were, all frozen to immobility by the sound of two men's voices raised in heated discussion.

She continued to crouch on the steps, holding her breath and stiffening herself into complete immobility.

It had had, he owned, its temporary value, as the necessary rebellion against fatalism and immobility and privilege.

Her voice was ice-cold, like her body, which seemed to be frozen into immobility.

She made no sound and seemed to be frozen into immobility by the import of the information.


On this page you'll find 252 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to immobility, such as: firmness, adherence, aplomb, assurance, backbone, and balance.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.