Synonyms of paralyze


1. paralyze, paralyse, inactivate, deactivate

usage: make powerless and unable to function; "The bureaucracy paralyzes the entire operation"

2. paralyze, paralyse, immobilize, immobilise

usage: cause to be paralyzed and immobile; "The poison paralyzed him"; "Fear paralyzed her"

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Definition and meaning of paralyze (Dictionary)