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Synonyms for disable
dɪsˈeɪ bəldis·able

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. disable, disenable, incapacitateverb

    make unable to perform a certain action

    "disable this command on your computer"

    incapacitate, handicap, disenable, invalid


  2. disable, invalid, incapacitate, handicapverb

    injure permanently

    "He was disabled in a car accident"

    incapacitate, handicap, disenable, hamper, invalid, hinder


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. disableverb

    weaken, enfeeble, cripple, paralyze, unman, disenable, deprive of strength

  2. disableverb

    disqualify, incapacitate, unfit, make incapable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.0 / 1 vote

  1. disableverb

    incapacitate, disqualify, cripple, maim

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  1. Charles Mathias:

    This could degrade or disable communications on both systems, causing either both to function improperly or stop functioning altogether.

  2. Former Lt. Col Rick Francona:

    The vessels themselves may be of interest, but they certainly are not classified, in terms of the electronics the sailors could easily disable the electronic and classified information with a few key strokes.

  3. Yehuda Afek:

    We are talking about a major amplification, a major cyberattack that could disable critical parts of the Internet.

  4. Greg Austin:

    It's clear United States policy to develop the cyber capability to disable enemy ballistic missiles.

  5. Samuel Rodrigues:

    Two years, I've been working towards this, and on the last day, Blondie has me doubting the whole thing. We'll leave it up to fate then, shall we, Wolfy? A duel to the death. May the best man win. I cut him down, and that's that. Back to our regularly scheduled international incident. But if he beats me... if I die here... the lock on my blade will disable after a couple hours. What happens after that... is up to you, Wolfy. [Sam to Blade Wolf]

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  • تعطيلArabic
  • изключвам, правя неспособенBulgarian
  • außerstand setzen, behindern, abschalten, außer Stande setzen, außer Stand setzen, deaktivieren, außerstande setzenGerman
  • incapacitar, mutilar, desactivar, discapacitar, inutilizarSpanish
  • halvama, sandistama, lukustamaEstonian
  • kytkeä, tehdä, lamauttaa, vammauttaaFinnish
  • अक्षम करेंHindi
  • cacatIndonesian
  • disabilitare, disattivareItalian
  • 無効, 無力化Japanese
  • ನಿಷ್ಕ್ರಿಯಗೊಳಿಸಿKannada
  • deactiveren, uitschakelen, onmogelijk makenDutch
  • sette ut av stand til, funksjonshemme, utmanøvrere, passivisere, deaktivere, gjøre funksjonshemmetNorwegian
  • wyłączyćPolish
  • desabilitar, desativar, aleijar, incapacitar, desligarPortuguese
  • [[делать]] [[неспособный, отключить, деактивировать, покалечить, отключать, калечитьRussian
  • deaktivera, sätta ur stånd, avaktiveraSwedish
  • vô hiệu hóaVietnamese

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