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paralysis
used in Turtles All the Way Down

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
  • I couldn't roll over onto my side because even with the medication the pain was paralyzing, and when I turned my head, her breath just blew my hair across my face, so I lived with it.
    p. 224.4
  • That could paralyze you, all because you kissed him when you didn't even actually want to because its fucking gross, inserting your tongue into someone else's mouth.
    p. 251.9

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