incapacitated

[ in-kuh-pas-i-tey-tid ]
/ ˌɪn kəˈpæs ɪˌteɪ tɪd /

adjective

unable to act, respond, or the like (often used euphemistically when one is busy or otherwise occupied): He can't come to the phone now—he's incapacitated.

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Origin of incapacitated

First recorded in 1795–1805; incapacitate + -ed2
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