use crutches in a sentence.
Next up: ballet in crutches!
He must be using COBOL on Crutches.
There are hacks and then there are crutches.
Those crutches frees up time to let one work on other muscles; muscles that might not have any known crutches (like practicing reading maps instead of practicing navigating by the stars some centuries ago).
I'll just endure the gout pain, with crutches to walk and sleep all day so that the pain will pass.