Definition of paralysed in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈparəlʌɪzd/
(chiefly US also paralyzed)


(Of a person or part of the body) partly or wholly incapable of movement; disabled: he became partially paralysed
More example sentences
  • By dawn he was in bad shape - paralyzed from his injuries.
  • His wounded right arm remained partially paralyzed for the rest of his life.
  • The 50-year-old former jockey was paralyzed from the chest down during an accident on August 4, 1999 at Rockingham.

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