Die Übersetzung von "cripple" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈkrɪp.l̩/ us

offensive old-fashioned a person who cannot use their arms or legs in a normal way

aleijado, -a
verb uk /ˈkrɪp.l̩/ us

to injure someone so that they are unable to walk or move in a normal way


to cause serious damage to someone or something, making him, her, or it weak and not effective

paralisar, prejudicar
a country crippled by war
crippled adjective uk /-l̩d/ us

Someone who is crippled has serious injuries that affect their ability to walk or move.

Will she be crippled for life?
crippling adjective uk /-l.̩ɪŋ/ us /-.lɪŋ/ us

Something that is crippling causes someone serious injuries or harm.

incapacitante, ruinoso
A crippling attack of malaria kept him in bed for months.
crippling debts

(Die Übersetzung von "cripple" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)