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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crippling, disabling, incapacitatingadjective

    that cripples or disables or incapacitates

    "a crippling injury"

    Synonyms:
    crippling, incapacitating, disqualifying

    Antonyms:
    sanctioning, facultative, enabling, healthful, sanctionative

  2. disabling, disqualifyingadjective

    depriving of legal right; rendering legally disqualified

    "certain disabling restrictions disqualified him for citizenship"

    Synonyms:
    crippling, disqualifying, incapacitating

    Antonyms:
    sanctioning, healthful, facultative, sanctionative, enabling

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How to use disabling in a sentence?

  1. Tony Sayegh:

    Among the more damaging is that it reveals another example of how hollow the ‘war on women’ argument is when coming from the Hillary camp, disabling that most favorite of perennial liberal ad hominem attacks is the equivalent of taking Superman's ability to leap tall buildings away, for both Anthony Weiner and Bill Clinton, their sexual misconduct went well beyond the realm of a ‘boys will be boys’ defense.And it was Hillary and Huma to the rescue all in the name personal advancement.That is not a story Hillary wants out there, especially through a more popular medium that has the ability to reach a broader audience.

  2. Randy Sutton:

    People now are more willing to engage the police in combat, last year approximately 50,000 law enforcement officers were assaulted, that ran the gamut from pushing them to shooting them and causing disabling injuries.

  3. Dan Hurley:

    If you don't do it you're really disabling yourself.

  4. Kristen Ruby:

    The crackdown ranges from removing the content to disabling the account, to covering the content with a warning, and cases that pose harm to public safety, law enforcement is involved, but, the company may need to step up their efforts.

  5. Frederick Kaplan:

    The other difficult part of FOP is that you don’t know when the next flare-up is going to occur, how long it’s going to last, how painful it’s going to feel and how disabling it’s going to be.

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