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crip·pled

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crippled, halt, halting, lame, gimpy, game(adj)

    disabled in the feet or legs

    "a crippled soldier"; "a game leg"

Wiktionary

  1. crippled(Adjective)

    Having a less than fully functional limb, or injuries which prevent full mobility.

    1848 "A crippled man, twenty years older than you, whom you will have to wait on?" u2014 Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre, Chapter 17.

  2. crippled(Adjective)

    Having any difficulty or impediment which can be likened to a crippling injury.

    1893 The Percy Driscoll estate was in such a crippled shape when its owner died that it could pay only sixty percent of its great indebtedness, and was settled at that rate. u2014 Mark Twain, Pudd'nhead Wilson.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crippled

    of Cripple

  2. Crippled(adj)

    lamed; lame; disabled; impeded

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How to say crippled in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crippled in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crippled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of crippled in a Sentence

  1. Sarosh Zaiwalla:

    With a nuclear deal imminent, it is clear that Iran is preparing to make up lost ground and re-establish itself as a major supplier, sanctions have crippled Iran's oil production, halving oil exports and severely limiting new development projects. The prospect of them being lifted is creating great excitement within the industry, as foreign trade and investment will allow Iran to make huge efficiencies and drive down the cost of production.

  2. Monica Ningen:

    Maria essentially crippled the entire infrastructure system in Puerto Rico, including the island's power grid, its water, transportation and communications networks and its energy facilities, the poor suffer disproportionately when a disaster strikes.

  3. Aurangzeb Khan:

    There are many children who were disfigured, or crippled, who need continuous long-term treatment. And above all, they need psychological rehabilitation.

  4. Henry Hon:

    There are about fifty-six incidences of the phrase 'one another' in the New Testament in relation to members being in the body. The term means that believers should not only wait for someone to help them, to do something for them, but that each believer has the responsibility to help and do something for another. This is the mutual giving and receiving in the body. This is the body life, where each and every member functions in the body...Without every member of the body functioning, the body will be crippled or handicapped. No matter how little or how much, every believer needs to do their part to support and supply other members in the body.

  5. Sarosh Zaiwalla:

    With a nuclear deal imminent, it is clear that Iran is preparing to make up lost ground and re-establish itself as a major supplier, sanctions have crippled Iran's oil production, halving oil exports and severely limiting new development projects. The prospect of them being lifted is creating great excitement ... as foreign trade and investment will allow Iran to make huge efficiencies and drive down the cost of production.

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