incapacitating


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Related to incapacitating: deteriorating, squandered, brought up

in·ca·pac·i·tate

 (ĭn′kə-păs′ĭ-tāt′)
tr.v. in·ca·pac·i·tat·ed, in·ca·pac·i·tat·ing, in·ca·pac·i·tates
1. To deprive of strength or ability; disable.
2. To make legally ineligible; disqualify.

in′ca·pac′i·ta′tion n.

incapacitating

(ˌɪnkəˈpæsɪˌteɪtɪŋ)
adj
depriving someone of power, strength, or capacity
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incapacitating - that cripples or disables or incapacitates; "a crippling injury"
unhealthful - detrimental to good health; "unhealthful air pollution"; "unhealthful conditions in old apartments with peeling lead-based paint"
Translations

incapacitating

[ˌɪnkəˈpæsɪteɪtɪŋ] ADJ [illness] → que incapacita
the pain is a nuisance but not incapacitatingel dolor es molesto, pero no me incapacita

incapacitating

adj incapacitante
References in classic literature ?
It seems to be your opinion, that the very office of an antiquary, employed in grave, and, as the vulgar will sometimes allege, in toilsome and minute research, must be considered as incapacitating him from successfully compounding a tale of this sort.
Tess Durbeyfield's experience was of this incapacitating kind.
They found that the camera program resulted in a 19 percent reduction in the likelihood that a crash would involve a fatality or an incapacitating injury, as reported by a police officer on the scene.
Results showed that 2,451 children suffered incapacitating injuries or died in bicycle-motor vehicle crashes during the study period.
The safe, effective dose of an incapacitant varies from person to person; at the average incapacitating dose, more sensitive individuals, those with compromised health, or those unable to flee could be permanently injured or killed.
Incapacitating Biochemical Weapons: Promise or Peril?
Topics of the 14 papers include post-cold war research on incapacitating biochemical weapons, potential long-term physiological consequences of exposure to incapacitating biochemicals, military interest in low-lethality biochemical agents, and toxic chemicals for domestic riot control purposes.
This is a more effective bullet in the context of dealing with a suicide bomber as there is more chance of incapacitating a subject with a single shot.
Kennedy's Addison's disease, Woodrow Wilson's incapacitating stroke that effectively resulted in his wife assuming the responsibility of the office, and much more.
Perhaps the best evidence of topical aminoglycoside ototoxicity is seen when intratympanic gentamicin is administered for the treatment of incapacitating Meniere's disease.