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Synonyms for disabled
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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. disabledadjective

    Synonyms:
    invalid, incapacitated

    Antonyms:
    enabled

  2. disabledadjective

    Made incapable of use or action.

    Synonyms:
    incapacitated, invalid

    Antonyms:
    enabled

  3. disabledadjective

    Having a disability, especially physical.

    Synonyms:
    invalid, incapacitated

    Antonyms:
    enabled

  4. disabledadjective

    Legally disqualified.

    Synonyms:
    incapacitated, invalid

    Antonyms:
    enabled

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. disabled, handicappedadjective

    people collectively who are crippled or otherwise physically handicapped

    "technology to help the elderly and the disabled"

    Synonyms:
    handicapped

    Antonyms:
    fit

  2. disabled, handicappedadjective

    incapable of functioning as a consequence of injury or illness

    Synonyms:
    handicapped

    Antonyms:
    fit

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. debilitated

    both appear to limit bodily abilities

    Submitted by anonymous on July 12, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. disabledadjective

    Synonyms:
    disqualified, crippled, maimed, incapacitated, hors de combat

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How to use disabled in a sentence?

  1. Daniel Morgan:

    So much of the healing happens through camaraderie— through team and friendships, our belief is really that helping and healing disabled veterans is not a one-time event. We are mentors, healers and friends on their journey.

  2. Katy Gough:

    I'm amazed at how I've been able to inspire people of all ages, races and disabilities to have confidence in their individuality and to challenge the stereotypes attached to the term disabled, i feel like I am one person talking to a camera and one person talking to people out there, a niche in the world that needed to be spoken about and addressed.

  3. Mary Gonzalez Gomez:

    There are people that are disabled, people that don’t have transportation, and they’re so worried, if we get flooded, where will we go? What will we do?

  4. Jon Stewart:

    Can we please not force veterans, disabled from their heroism and sacrifice, to stand outside the Capitol building, days on end, waiting on this Congress to do the thing they already did on June 16 ? It passed 84 to 14. Nothing changed in it.

  5. Vice President Joe Biden:

    In the summer of 2007, Iowa State Rep. Lisa Heddens introduced her mentally disabled son to then-Sen. Joe Biden, D-Delaware. ‘Biden didn’t brush him off and was patient with the way he speaks. You know, it is hard to understand him,’ Heddens said of the meeting with her son, Paul, who was then 12 years old. Biden stayed in touch…And that’s the reason Heddens will wait untilBiden makes a decisionon whether he'll run before she makes a decision about who she'll support. State Senator Herman Quirmbach publicly endorsed Biden earlier this week, even though Biden has not yet announced his intention to run.


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  • معاقArabic
  • инвалиден, инвалид, недъгав, изключенBulgarian
  • minusvàlid, invàlidCatalan, Valencian
  • postiženýCzech
  • behindertGerman
  • vammaiset, toimintakyvytön, käyttökelvoton, invalidit, vammainen, pätemätönFinnish
  • invalide, handicapéFrench
  • հաշմանդամArmenian
  • disabilitato, disabile, per i disabiliItalian
  • инвалид, хендикепирано лицеMacedonian
  • gehandicapt, onklaar, invaliden, mindervalide, invalide, gehandicaptenDutch
  • dezactivatRomanian
  • неработоспособный, деактивированный, инвалидка, отключенный, нетрудоспособный, инвалид, инвалидныйRussian

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