palsied


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pal·sied

 (pôl′zēd)
adj.
1. Affected with palsy.
2. Trembling or shaking.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.palsied - affected with palsy or uncontrollable tremor; "palsied hands"
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
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Translations

palsied

[ˈpɔːlzɪd] ADJparalítico
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

palsied

adjgelähmt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

palsied

[ˈpɔːlzɪd] adjparalitico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
It was a queer sort of place --a gable-ended old house, one side palsied as it were, and leaning over sadly.
I do verily believe that my wrist, and eke my arm, are palsied by the jar of the blow that this stranger struck me."
At his feet had squatted his three old wives, the oldest of them, toothless and somewhat palsied, ever presenting to his hand, at his head nod, a basket rough-woven of pandanus leaf.