unable to move

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  • In fact, she was unable to move from the place where she sat. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • I made an attempt to spring forward, but suddenly found myself unable to move. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 342, April 1844, Vol. 55
  • He is unable to move as his people would have him. Cited from Princess Maritza, by Percy Brebner
  • He finds himself unable to move when he tries to set off again.
  • He seemed to be in darkness and unable to move hand or foot. Cited from Among Malay Pirates, by G. A. Henty
  • He goes to kill it but finds himself unable to move or speak.
  • The next morning he was better, but still unable to move. Cited from In the Rocky Mountains, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • As the man went out the gate he suddenly found that he was unable to move.
  • She was unable to move because she did not have steam up.
  • It was certainly very heavy; in fact, he found himself unable to move it. Cited from The Pit Prop Syndicate, by Freeman Wills Croft
  • Very weak and unable to move lower part of my body. Cited from A Deal in Wheat and Other Stories, by Frank Norris
  • Lucy lay face down, unable to move her body while he stood over her. Cited from Wildfire, by Zane Grey
  • The people wish to walk about, but are unable to move. Cited from The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians, by E. A. Wallis Budge
  • When he had lifted it, he discovered he was unable to move.
  • She was in bed for six months, unable to move.
  • Unable to move a foot in time to catch myself, I fell forward. Cited from The Romance of Elaine, by Arthur B. Reeve
  • The French were unable to move and had to fight "where they stood".
  • We were unable to move again during the day. Cited from The Three Lieutenants, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • I was unable to move for a long time. Cited from Portent & Other Stories, by George MacDonald
  • He was dead, yet alive, unable to move or feel, yet standing and seeing. Cited from A Son of the Hills, by Harriet T. Comstock
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