What are some alternative words for cerebral palsy?

Synonyms for cerebral palsy

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term cerebral palsy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cerebral palsy, spastic paralysis(noun)

    a loss or deficiency of motor control with involuntary spasms caused by permanent brain damage present at birth

    cerebral palsy, spastic paralysis


  1. cerebral palsy(noun)


  2. cerebral palsy(noun)

    A group of non-progressive, non-contagious conditions, caused by brain damage before birth or during infancy, characterized by impairment of muscular coordination.


Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. cerebral palsy

    Static encephalopathy

  2. cerebral palsy

    Brain paralysis, cerebral diplegia, cchoreo-athetoid cerebral palsy, ongenital diplegia, congenital quadriplegia, congenital spastic paralysis, congenital static encephalopathy, CP, dyskinetic cerebral palsy, extrapyramidal cerebral palsy, infantile cerebral paralysis, infantile spastic paralysis, Little disease, Little syndrome, Little's disease, Little's syndrome, pyramidal cerebral palsy, spastic cerebral palsy, spastic diplegia, spastic quadriplegia, static encephalopathy

Translations for cerebral palsy

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • dětská mozková obrnaCzech
  • infantile ZerebralpareseGerman
  • PC, paralisis cerebralSpanish
  • CP-vammaFinnish
  • paralysie cérébrale, infirmité motrice cérébraleFrench
  • cerebral palsyIndonesian
  • heilalömun, meðfædd heilalömunIcelandic
  • 脳性麻痺Japanese
  • церебральный паралич, детский церебральный параличRussian
  • detská mozgová obrnaSlovak

Get even more translations for cerebral palsy »


Find a translation for the cerebral palsy synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of cerebral palsy

     Images & Illustrations of cerebral palsy Images & Illustrations of cerebral palsy Images & Illustrations of cerebral palsy

Discuss these cerebral palsy synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"cerebral palsy." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 22 Mar. 2018. <https://www.synonyms.net/synonym/cerebral palsy>.

Are we missing a good synonym for cerebral palsy?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for cerebral palsy:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.