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Synonyms for paralysis
pəˈræl ə sɪs; -ˌsiz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paralysis, palsy(noun)

    loss of the ability to move a body part

    Synonyms:
    palsy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. paralysis(n.)

    Synonyms:
    palsy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. paralysis(n)

    Synonyms:
    palsy

How to pronounce paralysis?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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How to use paralysis in a sentence?

  1. Sir Arthur Helps:

    Routine is not organization, any more than paralysis is order.

  2. Ritchie Torres:

    We can not afford to have a Democratic Party that devours The Progressive Caucus and any attempt at ideological cleansing is going to end in political paralysis and gridlock. We have to proceed with a unified front and with a sense of urgency.

  3. Alejandro Ordonez:

    This announcement means the paralysis of the armed forces against the FARC while that group continues impacting the civilian population with a range of crimes, it's evident the government has decided to accept the FARC's imposition of a bilateral ceasefire before the signing of an agreement for the end of the conflict.

  4. Monica Perez:

    It's not the first time an individual with severe clinically complete paralysis has walked with assistive technology without the help of a therapist, but it's tremendously important that in more cases the potential of these approaches can be demonstrated.

  5. Petersen Boring:

    With the Trump election, the change in my students, the sense of grief and fear and paralysis in the room, became palpable.

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