paralysed


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paralysed

(ˈpærəlaɪzd) or

paralyzed

adj
1. (Pathology) pathol unable to move and with no feeling
2. (Medicine) med insensitive to pain, touch, etc, esp after an injection of an anaesthetic
3. unable to act or function properly: paralysed by/with fear.
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paralysed

adjective
1. disabled, crippled, handicapped, helpless, numb, powerless, dead, lame, incapacitated, immobilized, paralytic The disease left him with a paralysed right arm.
2. disabled, crippled, hamstrung, incapacitated a period of chaos, with disrupted air services and a paralysed civil service
Translations
ochrnutý
lammet
halvautunut
paraliziran
麻痺した
마비된
hromohromel
paralyserad
เคลื่อนไหวไม่ได้
liệt

paralysed

مَشْلُولً ochrnutý lammet gelähmt παράλυτος paralizado halvautunut paralysé paraliziran paralizzato 麻痺した 마비된 verlamd paralysert sparaliżowany paralisado парализованный paralyserad เคลื่อนไหวไม่ได้ felçli liệt 瘫痪的
References in classic literature ?
And now once more lieth the lead of his guilt upon him, and once more is his weak reason so benumbed, so paralysed, and so dull.
Such was the din of the bells and the squalling of the cats, that though the duke and duchess were the contrivers of the joke they were startled by it, while Don Quixote stood paralysed with fear; and as luck would have it, two or three of the cats made their way in through the grating of his chamber, and flying from one side to the other, made it seem as if there was a legion of devils at large in it.
After the glimpse I had had of the Martians emerging from the cylinder in which they had come to the earth from their planet, a kind of fascination paralysed my actions.
We set out cold, we arrived at church colder: during the morning service we became almost paralysed. It was too far to return to dinner, and an allowance of cold meat and bread, in the same penurious proportion observed in our ordinary meals, was served round between the services.
Of my own accord I could not have stirred; I was paralysed: but the two great girls who sit on each side of me, set me on my legs and pushed me towards the dread judge, and then Miss Temple gently assisted me to his very feet, and I caught her whispered counsel -
Yet it is we who suffer most, we, the richest part of whose country is in the hands of the foe, we whose industries are paralysed, my country from whom the life-blood is being slowly drained.
The result was that he became quite paralysed with terror, and that he firmly believed his last hour had come.
The boards creaked beneath their tread, as if resenting the unaccustomed intrusion; nimble spiders, paralysed by the taper's glare, checked the motion of their hundred legs upon the wall, or dropped like lifeless things upon the ground; the death-watch ticked; and the scampering feet of rats and mice rattled behind the wainscot.
Condemning the police violence and baton charging of PPP workers in Islamabad, she said in a twitter 'The person who attacked Parliament, PM House, PTV and paralysed Islamabad for four months could not tolerate a small protest because he is scared'
He said the patient had a tumour on the eloquent part of the brain due to which his leg could become paralysed during operation.
A nine-month-old girl, Nishwa was paralysed after being administered 'wrong injection' by 'untrained nursing staff' at the hospital last week.
KARACHI -- Karachi Police Chief Amir Shaikh on Thursday suspended Superintendent of Police (SP) Gulshan Tahir Noorani over issuing threats to Nishwa's father, a minor girl who got paralysed after being injected wrong medicine in Darul Sehat Hospital, situated in metropolis' area of Gulistan-e-Jauhar.