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paralysis
used in Angelfall

7 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
  • Everything about the survivors looks freaky spooked, as though the only thing containing their panic is their paralyzing fear.
    p. 130.6
  • Dragging the ladder to each tank and slowly pulling out each paralyzed person could take hours.
    p. 251.2
  • I try to tell him that the stinger venom paralyses and slows down breathing, but what comes out of my mouth is a mumbling that even I can't understand.
    p. 264.2
  • Inside, I feel like I'm trembling with the pain but outside, I'm utterly still as the paralysis spreads down my back and legs.
    p. 264.5
  • The look on his face scares me as much as the paralysis.
    p. 264.6
  • The pain has plateaued, but I'm completely paralyzed.
    p. 268.9
  • As I lie paralyzed on the cold pavement, all I can think is that it's the loneliest sound I've ever heard.
    p. 275.2

There are no more uses of "paralysis" in Angelfall.

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