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Synonyms for immobilize
ɪˈmoʊ bəˌlaɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. immobilize, immobilise(verb)

    hold as reserve or withdraw from circulation; of capital

    Synonyms:
    immobilise, pin, block, trap, freeze

  2. trap, pin, immobilize, immobilise(verb)

    to hold fast or prevent from moving

    "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"

    Synonyms:
    trap, ensnare, freeze, entrap, pin down, snare, trammel, block, pin, immobilise

  3. immobilize, immobilise(verb)

    make defenseless

    Synonyms:
    immobilise, pin, block, trap, freeze

  4. immobilize, immobilise(verb)

    convert (assets) into fixed capital

    Synonyms:
    immobilise, pin, block, trap, freeze

  5. freeze, block, immobilize, immobilise(verb)

    prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)

    "Blocked funds"; "Freeze the assets of this hostile government"

    Synonyms:
    pin, block up, lug, trap, halt, obturate, suspend, jam, block off, close up, blank out, freeze, obstruct, deflect, parry, embarrass, kibosh, draw a blank, freeze down, hinder, impede, block, forget, freeze out, stop, stuff, stymy, stop dead, blockade, immobilise, bar, occlude, barricade, choke up, stymie

  6. immobilize, immobilise(verb)

    cause to be unable to move

    "The sudden storm immobilized the traffic"

    Synonyms:
    immobilise, pin, block, trap, freeze

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    freeze

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