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English definition of “paralysed”

paralysed

adjective UK (US paralyzed)
 
 
/ˈpærəlaɪzd/
UNABLE TO MOVE unable to move all or part of your body because of an injury or illnessHandicap and the disabledDisorders of muscles and the nervous system
FRIGHTENED unable to move or speak because you are so frightened: to be paralysed with fearAfraid
(Definition of paralysed from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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