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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - That disables or incapacitates.

Usage examples (36)
  • A crippling injury
  • He mentioned specifically what he called the crippling disease of corruption.
  • D.C., as part of a multi-phase process aimed at mitigating what they call the crippling effects of alcohol misuse and crime in the United States.
  • Would I take a gamble if knowing a possibility of taking a shot resulting in crippling or losing game? for more
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