paralyze

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To render unable to function properly

The transport strike paralyzed the city.

To render unable to move; to immobilize
To afflict with paralysis
to deprive of the power to act
Fig
cause to be paralyzed and immobile; "The poison paralyzed him"; "Fear paralyzed her"
To unnerve; to destroy or impair the energy of; to render ineffective; as, the occurrence paralyzed the community; despondency paralyzed his efforts
To affect or strike with paralysis or palsy
make powerless and unable to function; "The bureaucracy paralyzes the entire operation
make powerless and unable to function; "The bureaucracy paralyzes the entire operation"
{f} cause palsy, make immobile, cause paralysis
the American spelling of paralyse
cause to be paralyzed and immobile; "The poison paralyzed him"; "Fear paralyzed her" make powerless and unable to function; "The bureaucracy paralyzes the entire operation
paralyze movement
stop motion, stop movement
paralyze one's efforts
hinder one's efforts, stop one's efforts
paralyse
To make unable to move; to immobilize
paralyses
Third-person singular simple present indicative form of paralyse
paralyses
plural form of paralysis
paralyse
para·lyse paralyses paralysing paralysed in AM, use paralyze1. If someone is paralysed by an accident or an illness, they have no feeling in their body, or in part of their body, and are unable to move. Her married sister had been paralysed in a road accident. a virus which paralysed his legs. + paralysed para·lysed The disease left him with a paralysed right arm
paralyse
To make unable to function properly
paralyse
{f} cause palsy, make immovable, cause paralysis (also paralyze)
paralyse
To afflict with paralysis
paralyse
If a person, place, or organization is paralysed by something, they become unable to act or function properly. For weeks now the government has been paralysed by indecision The strike has virtually paralysed the island. + paralysed para·lysed He was absolutely paralysed with shock. + paralysing para·lys·ing paralysing shyness
paralyse
Same as Paralyze
paralyse
make powerless and unable to function; "The bureaucracy paralyzes the entire operation"
paralyse
cause to be paralyzed and immobile; "The poison paralyzed him"; "Fear paralyzed her"
paralysed
past of paralyse
paralysed
{s} immovable, palsied, cannot be moved (due to nerve or brain damage, etc.)
paralyses
plural of paralysis
paralyses
third-person singular of paralyse
paralysing
{s} causes paralysis, causes palsy, causes immobility (due to nerve or muscle damage, etc.)
paralysing
present participle of paralyse
paralyzed
affected or subject to with paralysis
paralyzed
{s} immobile, palsied, cannot be moved (due to nerve or brain damage, etc.)
paralyzed
past of paralyze
paralyzes
third-person singular of paralyze
paralyzing
present participle of paralyze
paralyzing
{s} causes paralysis, causes palsy, causes the loss of mobility (due to nerve or muscle damage, etc.)
paralyzingly
in a manner which paralyzes, in a manner that causes the loss of mobility
paralyzingly
In a paralyzing manner
paralyze
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