Thesaurus

cripple

verb

Definition of CRIPPLE

1
to cause severe or permanent injury to <the car crash may have crippled two people for life>
3
to render powerless, ineffective, or unable to move <a wave of strikes crippled that nation's steel industry>

March 30, 2015
amphibology Hear it
A phrase with more than one interpretation
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears