There are 2 translations of cripple in Spanish:

cripple1

Pronunciation: /ˈkrɪpəl/

n

  • [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo] lisiado, (masculine, feminine) [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo], tullido, (masculine, feminine) [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo] an emotional cripple una persona traumada or con traumas
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    • Like so many other young British patricians, he was saved from becoming a complete emotional cripple by a tenderhearted nanny.
    • Judy Garland turns out to be a complete emotional cripple who tries to seduce me.
    • I thought you were supposed to drive them away and test them, and be really mean to them until they were emotional cripples and then they would never leave you.

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There are 2 translations of cripple in Spanish:

cripple2

vt

  • 1.1 (lame, disable) lisiar [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo] he was crippled for life [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo] quedó lisiado de por vida he's crippled with arthritis la artritis lo tiene casi inmovilizado a crippled arm [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo] un brazo tullido [dated or offensive/anticuado u ofensivo]
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    • A young man crippled by a disease of old age may not get the operation he and his family have been hoping and praying for over the last year.
    • When she was too crippled to walk more than a few steps, she still spread her husband's shirts out on the kitchen table and ironed them.
    • But he refuses to allow his children to be immunised against the disease that crippled him three decades ago.
    1.2 (make inactive, ineffective) [ship/plane] inutilizar*; [industry] paralizar*
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    • Qualitatively, the Iraqi military machine is crippled, with no spare parts for its ancient equipment.
    • However, it was modified to accept an electron bolt gun, giving it the ability to disable (/ cripple / damage) much larger ships.
    • They aimed to cripple the machinery of war, not simply broaden disdain for it.
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    • We have developing countries being crippled by debt, so we need a more value-led globalisation.
    • News of the loan comes just days after prosecutors at his child sex-abuse trial claimed the singer has crippling debts of £155 million.
    • With the county club faced with crippling debts there are reports that they may have to get rid of nine players when contracts are discussed in a few weeks' time.

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Word of the day espárrago
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Cultural fact of the day

Junta Autonómica is the name given to the governments of Spain's autonomous regions, with the exception of Catalonia and Valencia's Generalitat and Galicia's Xunta.