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WHAT DOES CRIPPLED MEAN IN ENGLISH?
A cripple is a person or animal with a physical disability, particularly one who is unable to walk because of an injury or illness. The word was recorded as early as 950 AD, and derives from the Proto-Germanic krupilaz. The German and Dutch words Krüppel and kreupel are cognates. By the 1970s, the word generally came to be regarded as pejorative when used for people with disabilities. Cripple is also a transitive verb, meaning "cause a disability or inability".
The first definition of crippled in the dictionary is physically incapacitatedcrippled with rheumatism. Other definition of crippled is unable to achieve something for emotional reasonsemotionally crippled crippled by shyness.Crippled is also having had its capacity to function damaged.
The translations of crippled from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «crippled» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIPPLED» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «crippled» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «crippled» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crippled
10 QUOTES WITH «CRIPPLED»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word crippled.
Joey Lauren Adams
My life isn't that dramatic. My dad really loves me, he just can't talk on the phone. He's too crippled and shy, and that's almost harder. He's there and he loves me, and I try and try and try, it's just impossible to have a relationship.
The attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 completely crippled our Pacific Fleet.
The thing is, I never see my characters as psychopaths. I see them as really crippled victims who just happen to do bad things. And I never see them as bad guys; I see them as darker characters. I never see anything as good or bad; it's more light or dark, and the in-between is the grey.
I was raised by a lady that was crippled all her life but she did everything for me and she raised me. She washed our clothes, cooked our food, she did everything for us. I don't think I ever heard her complain a day in her life. She taught me responsibility towards my brother and sisters and the community.
So much of art-making is about reducing things to the essentials, so I don't feel particularly crippled by this. I don't want it to look natural because then I would be making a documentary film.
Everyone is an ocean inside. Every individual walking the street. Everyone is a universe of thoughts, and insights, and feelings. But every person is crippled in his or her own way by our inability to truly present ourselves to the world.
If I'd seen a grown man beating a crippled boy, of course I'd intervene. If my father died and left my mother destitute, it's your instinct to take care of her. So when I started to think about it in those terms, it started to make sense to me.
F. Sionil Jose
I can imagine the writers of China, England and France, crippled and unsure of themselves when they feel that the ghosts of Confucius, Mencius, Chaucer and Shakespeare and Victor Hugo are looking over their shoulders.
Insecurity is just something that's there all the time. I've never been crippled by it.
What good will a tax break do me if I'm crippled for life?
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIPPLED»
Discover the use of crippled in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to crippled and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
The Crippled Lamb
The inspiring story that has encouraged thousands of children who have felt left out or who have special needs.
Max Lucado, 2011
Crippled Justice: The History of Modern Disability Policy in ...
Crippled Justice, the first comprehensive intellectual history of disability policy in the workplace from World War II to the present, explains why American employers and judges, despite the Americans with Disabilities Act, have been so ...
Ruth O'Brien, 2001
Crippled Giant: Nigeria Since Independence
Nigeria Since Independence Eghosa E. Osaghae. democratic stability. First, the
use of states that did not correspond to the ethnic and religious divisions was
unrepresentative of the country's kaleidoscopic diversity and the necessary ...
Eghosa E. Osaghae, 1998
Crippled by Compassion Public Education's Model for a Whiny, ...
In Crippled by Compassion, Robert Lutz exposes the fallacies of framing reform around the perpetual extortion of the American people on behalf of the children.
Robert Lutz, 2010
Dance of the Crippled Angel
Diane Reaves attempts to share the painful events of her personal tragedies endured as a survivor of severe child abuse at the hands of her own mother.
Diane M. Reaves, 2010
Family Secrets: The Case That Crippled the Chicago Mob
Discusses the Calabrese family's criminal activity from the 1960s to the 1980s, the events that lead Frank Jr. to turn against his father, and trial of Frank Sr. for eighteen murders in 2007.
Jeff Coen, 2010
The Crippled God: Book Ten of The Malazan Book of the Fallen
Commanded by Yedan Derryg, the Watch, they await the breaching of Lightfall, and the coming of the Tiste Liosan. This is a war they cannot win, and they will die in the name of an empty city and a queen with no subjects.
Steven Erikson, 2011
Céline: The Crippled Giant
Little wonder the Nazis regarded Celine as a fellow-traveler. He retreated with the Nazis across the Rhine and sought refuge with them, first in Germany and then in Denmark.
The Crippled Messenger
After many years of urging from friends and family, and hearing from God that the time has come, she releases for your good pleasure and blessing The Crippled Messenger from the anthology, Stories of the Great Kingdom.
P. L. Christian, 2009
Benoit: Wrestling with the Horror That Destroyed a Family ...
Four noted wrestling writers discuss the life and death of Chris Benoit, a Canadian professional wrestler who became one of the most popular athletes in professional wrestling before committing a double-murder suicide in 2007.
Steven Johnson, Heath McCoy, Irv Muchnick, 2007
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIPPLED»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term crippled is used in the context of the following news items.
Hacker Who Crippled Xbox Live Convicted of 50700 Counts …
Finland's Kaleva.fi reports Kivimaki, who not only took responsibility for wrecking Sony and Microsoft's online gaming networks with the briefly ... «Gawker, Jul 15»
Commuters outraged as main MRT lines crippled
TODAY reports: Many of the affected commuters were frustrated with SMRT's handling of the situation, with some saying directions were not ... «Channel News Asia, Jul 15»
Malawian mother crippled due to poor maternal health
Born in 1967 without blemish, Katrina Muskali of the mountainous Mponda Village in Chitipa, Malawi got crippled when she was about to go for ... «Malawi24, Jul 15»
Greece will be crippled by empty banks, no money for workers and …
Greece will be crippled by empty banks, no money for workers and no deal. Lianna BrindedJul 8, 2015, 12.28 PM ... «Businessinsider India, Jul 15»
Investigator I Paramedics say Cleveland EMS crippled
July 6, 2015: The union had a study performed to determine how Cleveland EMS ambulances stack up against other ambulances in eight cities ... «WKYC-TV, Jul 15»
'I'm crippled with anxiety', says Footballers' Wives star Zoe Lucker
The Footballers' Wives star does not like going out in the evenings and worries about leaving her six-year-old daughter Lily. Lucker (41), who ... «Herald, Jul 15»
AP Calls Crippled Economy 'Healthy' Amid Mass Immigration
In a grim report detailing America's severe economic decline, the Associated Press brushes off two crucial factors: Mass immigration and ... «Breitbart News, Jul 15»
BNP chief Khaleda says government misrule and corruption have …
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia claims that misrule and corruption by the government have crippled Bangladesh. «Bangladesh News 24 hours, Jul 15»
Trinity crippled by Isipathana's three-try stunner
A 10-minute surgical-like burst from a rejuvenated Isipathana College backline was all what they needed to crack and smash a lacklustre Trinity ... «nation.lk - The Nation Newspaper, Jul 15»
How Greece Created Hades For Entrepreneurs And Crippled Its …
Greece provides an object lesson in how bad government can ravage an economy and consequently, a country. Over the last 20 years ... «Forbes, Jul 15»
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