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To render physically powerless, injured or unable to move
“Zach defied all expectations that this accident would cripple him and transform his life for the worst.”
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To cause to be immobilized, weakened or ineffective
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“Too many or too few T cells in the blood can cripple the immune system.”
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To be detrimental to
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“This sort of overprotection may actually cripple his ability to be resilient and discourage him from trying anything new.”
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To cause something to stop functioning altogether
“We need to effectively respond to the bad actors out there who want to steal our data and cripple our systems.”
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To render financially unstable
“Mounting debts would eventually cripple the company.”
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To frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
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To cause to be ineffective or deactivated
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To act as an impediment or burden to
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To diminish the confidence or courage of
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Plural for a person who has severely impaired physical abilities
“He had to endure being a cripple for several months as he recovered from the knee injury.”
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