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Synonyms for disabled
dis·abled

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Wiktionary

  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 WordNet

  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 Contribution

  1. debilitated

    both appear to limit bodily abilities

    Submitted by anonymous on July 12, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disabledadjective

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

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#7559disable
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How to use disabled in a sentence?

  1. Jim Strickland:

    The original goal here was to provide comfort and stability to disabled veterans, it was a different era with different wounds, but that goal should remain exactly the same.

  2. Husnah Kukundakwe:

    Since it’s the The Paralympics and everybody else is disabled, I feel really comfortable with Husnah Kukundakwe, in Uganda, there are very few people who have disabilities who want to come out and be themselves.

  3. Oscar Auliq-Ice:

    At the heart of the struggle of women, people of color, the disabled, the poor, organized workers, immigrants, religious minorities, atheists,and sexual minorities is the radical belief that we are all created equal and deserve the right to life, liberty and pursuits of happiness.

  4. Jonathan Cohn:

    It is amazing how little attention over the past few months has been given to these potentially really transformative pieces of legislation, this could be transformative to hundreds of thousands and millions of people who are elderly or disabled and they can't get home care and end up in nursing homes. And that's not even to mention the profound change in policy of climate change, which is really, you know, an existential crisis for the planet!

  5. Tawan Throngkumpola:

    This is probably the least disabled veteran-friendly school in the nation right now.


Translations for disabled

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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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