English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'immobilize'

(verb) 
Definition
to make unable to move or work
a car alarm that immobilizes the engine
Synonyms
paralyse
The strike has virtually paralysed the country.
, , , ,
disable
Tendon damage really disabled her.
,
cripple
He had been warned that another bad fall could cripple him for life.
,
bring to a standstill
,
put out of action
,
render inoperative

Additional synonyms

in the sense of cripple
Definition
to make a cripple of
He had been warned that another bad fall could cripple him for life.
in the sense of disable
Definition
to make ineffective, unfit, or incapable
Tendon damage really disabled her.
Synonyms
put out of action,
disempower,
enfeeble,
render hors de combat

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