Antonyms
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1. 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)

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Words that Rhyme with Palsy

  • ellzey
  • elzey
  • elzy
  • linsey-woolsey
  • scalzi
  • woolsey

Example sentences of the word palsy


1. Noun, singular or mass
Bell's palsy is a type of nerve damage that can temporarily paralyze the muscles in the face.

2. palsy-walsy

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

Synonyms

  • friendly
  • pally
  • chummy

Antonyms

  • ungracious
  • inhospitable
  • uncongenial
  • hostile

3. 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)

4. 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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