immobilize (immobilizes, present participle immobilizing; past and past participle immobilized)

  1. To render motionless; to stop moving or stop from moving.
    It is best to immobilize the injury until a doctor can examine it.
  2. To modify a surface such that things will not stick to it
Synonyms Related terms Translations
  • French: immobiliser
  • German: immobilisieren
  • Italian: immobilitare
  • Portuguese: imobilizar
  • Russian: иммобилизовать
  • Spanish: inmovilizar

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