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Verb
Present participle for to render powerless, ineffective, or unable to move
“And the arthritis isn't the typical osteoarthritis that strikes so many older people or the less-common rheumatoid arthritis that can cripple victims as young as six months.”
Verb
Present participle for deprive of the ability to function normally
“Developing countries are crippled by their debts.”
Adjective
Very tiring
Adjective
Leading to failure or disaster
Adjective
Verb
(somewhat rare) Present participle for to bring harm or injury to
Adjective
Causing tiredness
Adjective
Likely to injure or damage
Adjective
Causing one to feel tired or bored
Adjective
Disastrous or destructive
Adjective
Causing suffering, loss, or disadvantage
Adjective
That tires or tire
Adjective
Arduous, gruelling, demanding
Adjective
So difficult or taxing as to make one exhausted
Adjective
Causing great and irreparable damage
Adjective
Resulting in or from disaster
Adjective
Highly destructive or damaging
Adjective
(of manual labour) physically demanding
Adjective
Extremely serious or urgent
Noun
The prevention of the progress, success, or fulfilment of something
Adjective
Adjective
Costing far more than can be afforded
Adjective
Severe or strong
Adjective
Requiring more effort than could be reasonably expected or asked for
Adjective
Poorly maintained
Noun
The reduction or the abolition of the military forces and armaments of a nation, and of its capability to wage war
Adjective
Causing a loss of energy or strength
Noun
The action of sabotaging something
Adjective
Of or relating to paralysis
Adjective
Harmful or likely to injure
Adjective
Having a harmful effect on
Adjective
Requiring great effort or exertion
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