debilitate

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  • Although it eventually became debilitating, he remained active despite the disease for several years.
  • The debilitating loss seemed to carry over into the following night's game.
  • He is most noted for a debilitating eye injury he received early in his career.
  • A debilitating stroke ended his career, and a second one finished his life.
  • They also occur when one is run down, but they are not so debilitating and constant. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • The pain can be debilitating and prevent one from doing some activities.
  • There he suffered a series of debilitating heart attacks from which he never fully recovered.
  • He had become increasingly debilitated and was forced to stay in his room for some time.
  • Attacks can also cause critical damage, which covers a wide range of debilitating effects.
  • He was already suffering the debilitating effects of a heart attack, and his end was not far off.
  • Faced with debilitating injury, he was unable to work and did not seek re-election.
  • What war left of the railways winter did its best to debilitate. Cited from The Masques of Ottawa, by Domino [AKA: Augustus Bridle]
  • Then, a few months later that same year, he experienced a debilitating stroke.
  • In a similar way privateering always had a debilitating effect upon our own regular force. Cited from Some Principles of Maritime Strategy, by Julian Stafford Corbett
  • The pain was so severe and debilitating that he even considered back surgery.
  • Years later, his son would state that his father suffered a lifetime of debilitating depression.
  • He suffered from a debilitating illness that caused him to go almost completely blind.
  • In his later years, a debilitating skin condition affected his hands and this eventually led to his retirement.
  • Now we sit Reading the morning paper in the sound Of the debilitating heavy train. Cited from Georgian Poetry 1916-17, by Various
  • The already debilitated brigade was too weak to mount even a smaller attack.
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