Usage examples for Paralyzing

  1. In Tyrrell, it was passion acting on a callous mind but a broken frame- his hand trembled violently- his voice faltered- he could scarcely command the muscles which enabled him to speak; but there was no fiery start- no indignant burst- no flashing forth of the soul; in him, it was the body overcoming and paralyzing the mind. – Pelham, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton Last Updated: March 16, 2009
  2. He took his position in the waiting line and heard the cries wrung from the throats of those in the crossing- from the paralyzing cold. – Red Fleece by Will Levington Comfort
  3. If we'd both gone in we'd both have drowned, for we couldn't have got out with our netseks on in that paralyzing cold, and Jimmy knew it, so he just jumped in to save me, and I'm sure he never expected to get out himself. – Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace