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paralysis
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

2 uses
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Definition
loss of the ability to move the body or a part of it

or:

inability to act or make a decision
  • She'd been paralyzed with grief almost, too full of sorrow even to weep.
    p. 75.7
  • She sat still for several minutes, paralyzed.
    p. 32.6

There are no more uses of "paralysis" in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter.

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