What does palsy mean?

Definitions for palsyˈpɔl zi

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paralysis, palsy(noun)

    loss of the ability to move a body part

  2. palsy(verb)

    a condition marked by uncontrollable tremor

  3. palsy(verb)

    affect with palsy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Palsy(noun)

    paralysis, complete or partial. See Paralysis

  2. Palsy(verb)

    to affect with palsy, or as with palsy; to deprive of action or energy; to paralyze

  3. Origin: [OE. palesie, parlesy, OF. paralesie, F. paralysie, L. paralysis. See Paralysis.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Palsy

    pawl′zi, n. a loss of power or of feeling, more or less complete, in the muscles of the body: paralysis.—v.t. to affect with palsy: to deprive of action or energy: to paralyse:—pa.p. pal′sied. [Fr. paralysie—Gr. paralysis. Cf. Paralysis.]

Anagrams for palsy »

  1. Plays

  2. Splay


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of palsy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of palsy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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