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synonyms for paralyzed

  • crippled
  • disabled
  • helpless
  • benumbed
  • incapacitated
  • stupefied
  • inactive
  • inert
  • nerveless
  • paralytic
  • torpid
  • unmoving

antonyms for paralyzed

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  • able
  • healthy
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How to use paralyzed in a sentence

School districts have been paralyzed by two competing questions in recent months.
VOICE POLL: RESIDENTS DEADLOCKED BETWEEN COMPETING CORONAVIRUS SCHOOL FEARSWILL HUNTSBERRYNOVEMBER 2, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
One of the dominant moods of 2020 has been paralyzing uncertainty, and it’s been particularly prevalent this week as Americans wait for the results of the presidential election.
‘ON A LOT OF PEOPLE’S MINDS RIGHT NOW’: DTC STARTUPS ARE IN A HOLDING PATTERN UNTIL AFTER THE ELECTIONANNA HENSELOCTOBER 30, 2020DIGIDAY
The cyclist I hit is alive, he wasn’t paralyzed, and as far as I know, he has recovered from his physical injuries.
I HIT A CYCLIST WITH MY CARBROOKE WARRENOCTOBER 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
From TV ads to outdoor signage to social media ads, ads are paralyzing us.
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The hope, he said, is to allow someone who is paralyzed to walk again.
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Now, researchers suggest that these webs do more than just glue a spider’s meal in place — they may also swiftly paralyze their catch.
SOME SPIDERS MAY SPIN POISONOUS WEBS LACED WITH NEUROTOXINSCHRISTIE WILCOXAUGUST 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Bacteria living on their skin make a powerful paralyzing chemical.
TOXIC GERMS ON ITS SKIN MAKE THIS NEWT DEADLYERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJUNE 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
They stood paralyzed and only recovered motive force when a neighbour suggested their reading the accompanying letter.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
He paused, glanced through the open window, and there he saw a sight which for the moment paralyzed him.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The church seemed paralyzed with fear, and for sixteen months no successor was elected.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
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WORDS RELATED TO PARALYZED

  • bedridden
  • broken
  • damaged
  • defective
  • deformed
  • enfeebled
  • game
  • halt
  • hamstrung
  • handicapped
  • harmed
  • hog-tied
  • housebound
  • impaired
  • incapacitated
  • laid up
  • lame
  • maimed
  • mangled
  • marred
  • mutilated
  • out of commission
  • paralyzed
  • sidelined
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