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Definition of Paralytically
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Literary usage of Paralytically
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1. Kate Beaumont by John William De Forest (1872)
"about, his partially disabled foot slapping the floor more paralytically than usual. " О well. You are not married into the family ; but you may be. ..."
2. Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens (1908)
"... show for an instant as if paralytically animated; while even poor little Cock Robin at Mr. Venus's elbow turns over on his innocent side. ..."
3. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero, Ernest Alfred Benians, Stanley Mordaunt Leathes (1907)
"... in the simplest attainable way, of questions which, if they had paused to master their complexity, might have proved almost paralytically appalling. ..."