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immobile

adjective uk   /ɪˈməʊ.baɪl/ us    /-ˈmoʊ.bəl/
not moving or not able to move: She sat immobile, wondering what to do next.
immobility
noun [U] uk   /ˌɪm.əˈbɪl.ə.ti/ us    /-oʊˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
Translations of “immobile”
in Korean 부동의…
in Arabic ثابِت, غَير مُتحرّك…
in French immobile, immobilisé…
in Turkish sabit, kıpırdamayan, hareketsiz…
in Italian immobile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 靜止的, 無法移動的…
in Russian неподвижный…
in Polish nieruchomy…
in Spanish inmóvil…
in Portuguese imóvel, imobilizado…
in German unbeweglich, bewegungslos…
in Catalan immòbil, immobilitzat…
in Japanese 動かせない, 動けない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 静止的, 无法移动的…
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