What does crippling mean?

Definitions for crippling
crip·pling

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word crippling.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crippling, disabling, incapacitatingadjective

    that cripples or disables or incapacitates

    "a crippling injury"

Wiktionary

  1. cripplingadjective

    That cripples

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crippling

    of Cripple

  2. Cripplingnoun

    spars or timbers set up as a support against the side of a building

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crippling in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crippling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of crippling in a Sentence

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    What the DNC did, arbitrarily, without discussing it with us, is shut off our access to our information, crippling our campaign.

  2. Will Smith:

    I feel like most kids like me end up going down a spiral of depression, and the world is sitting there looking at them through their phones, laughing and making jokes and making memes at the crippling effect that this lifestyle has on the psyche.

  3. Sienna Miller:

    …I get her in the bath and in my bed, and I’m just, like, literally naked, mopping, and crying at midnight, you know, and that’s parenthood. You’re so enriched by it and so fulfilled, but at the same time, I look at these people who just don’t have any responsibility, and it feels like the responsibility is crippling.

  4. Zac Brown:

    This is really strange circumstances because normally under pressure entertainment and music always survives. People want to feel good. They wan na come out and see music and we wan na be able to be there as a beacon to help remind them that everything is going to be OK during hard times, but this has been crippling because people can't gather together.

  5. Karan Bilimoria:

    Against the backdrop of crippling staff shortages, speed is of the essence.

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