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crippling

noun

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crippling

verb
present participle of cripple

Synonyms & Antonyms of crippling (Entry 2 of 2)

3 to render powerless, ineffective, or unable to move
  • a wave of strikes crippled that nation's steel industry

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“Crippling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crippling. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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