Example sentences for: paralyzing

How can you use “paralyzing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But I ask you: Isn't that role sometimes paralyzing?

  • After teaching at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst for a couple of years, he returned to New York, where--with a brief interruption in 1988, when a paralyzing seizure left him in a wheelchair--he has worked ever since.

  • Mahfuz's secular liberalism so enraged Egypt's Islamists that one fanatic knifed the old man, paralyzing his writing hand.

  • It seems to me that this idea that what is simply is , period, is paralyzing on a cultural as well as a political level.

  • The Nobel has a terrible effect on the productivity of many recipients, paralyzing them with greatness.

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