paralytic

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Synonyms for paralytic

Synonyms for paralytic

a person suffering from paralysis

relating to or of the nature of paralysis

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affected with paralysis

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The phenomenon of people getting paralytically drunk, not once in a while, but every weekend, and during the week as well, has been helped by the ease of getting hold of cheap alcohol, and by the mixed messages sent out after 24-hour licensing was allowed.
complicity which is so paralytically overwhelming to most that, for
These measures just reinforce the idea you are expected to get paralytically drunk to the point that someone else will make sure you are ok.
And that formidable singing actress, Diana Soviero, who will repeat her role in Montreal, produced a riveting portrait of the paralytically struck mother-in-law, Mine.
And just as we protect our homes by locking our doors, for decades women have been told to protect themselves against predatory men by not putting themselves in dangerous situations - like getting paralytically drunk, walking through dodgy areas alone at night and wearing provocative clothes.
Secondly, the cover isn't very thick, and I would be paralytically worried of it breaking.
The number of violent incidents may have fallen recently but the same paralytically drunken, often aggressive atmosphere has remained.
"The kid was paralytically drunk and made no attempt to get away but it could have been different."