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1. palsy-walsy

adjective. (used colloquially) having the relationship of friends or pals.

Synonyms

  • friendly
  • pally
  • chummy

Antonyms

  • ungracious
  • inhospitable
  • uncongenial
  • hostile

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Words that Rhyme with Cerebral Palsy

Example sentences of the word cerebral-palsy


1. Noun Phrase
According to MedlinePlus, methylmercury poisoning is believed to cause a form of cerebral palsy 7.

2. Noun Phrase
Most cases of cerebral palsy are due to a lack of oxygen at birth.

3. Noun Phrase
Cerebellar hypoplasia is a disease similar to humans' cerebral palsy.

4. Noun Phrase
For example, Healio Orthopedics references specific treatment for patients with cerebral palsy.

2. cerebral

adjective. ['ˈsɛrəbrəl, sɝˈiːbrəl'] involving intelligence rather than emotions or instinct.

Antonyms

  • unscholarly

Etymology

  • cérébral (French)
  • cerebrum (Latin)

3. palsy

noun. ['ˈpɔlzi'] a condition marked by uncontrollable tremor.

Antonyms

  • hypocalcemia

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pals (English)
  • paralisie (Anglo-Norman)
  • paralysis (Latin)

4. palsy

noun. ['ˈpɔlzi'] loss of the ability to move a body part.

Synonyms

  • quadriplegia
  • paraplegia
  • akinesis
  • paralysis
  • monoplegia
  • akinesia
  • cystoplegia
  • Erb's palsy
  • paresis
  • unilateral paralysis
  • Erb-Duchenne paralysis
  • ophthalmoplegia
  • dysfunction
  • alalia
  • diplegia
  • disfunction
  • cystoparalysis

Antonyms

  • hyperglycemia
  • hypoglycemia
  • hypercalcemia
  • hypernatremia

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pals (English)
  • paralisie (Anglo-Norman)
  • paralysis (Latin)

5. palsy

verb. ['ˈpɔlzi'] affect with palsy.

Synonyms

  • paralyze

Antonyms

  • hyperkalemia

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pals (English)
  • paralisie (Anglo-Norman)
  • paralysis (Latin)
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