Criple or cripple

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Cripple

Verb

Definition:

Cause severe and disabling damage to; deprive of the ability to function normally

Examples:

  1. Developing countries are crippled by their debts
  2. He was crippled by self-doubt during his career
  3. Interest rates rose to a crippling 13 per cent

Synonyms:

  • Ruin
  • Destroy
  • Wipe out
  • Crush

Cripple

Noun

Definition:

A person with a severe limitation of a specified kind

Examples:

  1. An emotional cripple

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The correct word is cripple

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