verb (used with object), in·ca·pac·i·tat·ed, in·ca·pac·i·tat·ing.
- incandescent lamp,
- incapacity benefit,
Origin of incapacitate
Examples from the Web for incapacitating
The sound will not affect older police but will be incapacitating for youths near the front line.
It will be observed that there is no limitation or definition of the incapacitating injury or ailment itself.A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents|Grover Cleveland
From time to time, generally once a month, I suffered from incapacitating headaches.The New Glutton or Epicure|Horace Fletcher
A duty so delightful had, but for this incapacitating malady, been earlier paid.The "Ladies of Llangollen"|John Hicklin
If you are suffering from incapacitating anxiety or depression, being patient about the process of therapy can be very demanding.When You Don't Know Where to Turn|Steven J. Bartlett
He was poor, and might have resented the incapacitating straitness of poverty.