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While many today lament that iPhones and iPads have become almost extra limbs, for Hockney they were a breakthrough for his art.

Regrow limbs, cure cancer, or rock a killer outfit à la Milla Jovovich in The Fifth Element.

The surgery rendered his upper and lower left limbs paralyzed.

Dostum himself summoned a doctor, who arrived carrying a satchel with a large saw on top that was used for amputating limbs.

This autoimmune disorder, which affects about seven in 10,000 people, causes numbness and pain in the limbs and imbalance walking.

Madame Ratignolle begged Robert to accompany her to the house; she complained of cramp in her limbs and stiffness of the joints.

There are no chains to my prison, no steel cuffs to gall the limbs, no guards to threaten and cow me.

A mist came before his eyes, the cold sweat stood upon his ashy face, his limbs failed him, and he sunk upon his knees.

Mr. Middleton, with shaking limbs and halting footsteps, assisted his wife to her room.

The whole city was like a prisoner, whose limbs are held while he is searched and fettered.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to limbs, such as: wheel, leg, extremity, stem, arm, and branch.

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