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emotional cripple  (ɪˈməʊʃənəl ˈkrɪpəl) 



  1. (informal, offensive) someone who is unable to feel or show true emotion and so cannot form relationships with other people   ⇒ De Niro's films comprise an awesome gallery of psychological bullies and emotional cripples.,   ⇒ An increasing number of women are refusing to become involved with men who are emotional cripples.


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