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immobilize

Synonyms of immobilize in English:

verb

  • the officer wanted to immobilize their vehicle
    put out of action, disable, prevent from moving/working, make inoperative, render inactive, inactivate, deactivate, paralyse, cripple;
    bring to a standstill, bring to a halt, halt, stop;
    rare disenable
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