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Synonyms for disadvantageous
dɪsˌæd vənˈteɪ dʒəs, ˌdɪs æd-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disadvantageous(adj)

    constituting a disadvantage

    Antonyms:
    preferential, good, positive, plus, advantageous, discriminatory, beneficial

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disadvantageous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unfavorable, ineligible, inconvenient

  2. disadvantageous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    injurious, prejudicial, hurtful, detrimental, deleterious

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disadvantageous(a)

    Synonyms:
    inconvenient, detrimental, unfavorable, inexpedient, prejudicial

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    unfavourable, adverse, unfavorable, disadvantaged, detrimental, negative

How to pronounce disadvantageous?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say disadvantageous in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2605negative
#5680adverse
#14135disadvantaged
#20371detrimental
#27323unfavorable
#51861unfavourable
#96594disadvantageous

How to use disadvantageous in a sentence?

  1. Steny Hoyer:

    I'm not sure that it's politically disadvantageous to members, i think the American public may well agree with the president on this.

  2. Merlino Masele Katuabuyenge:

    The conjunction "but" sounds good when the disadvantageous situation begins sentence

  3. Desiderius Erasmus:

    The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war.

  4. Ted Gavin:

    That said, they would have an uphill fight from a disadvantageous position, as we saw in the mortgage crisis and the wave of bankruptcies that followed, possession of documents matters when you're trying to assert a secured claim.

  5. Barack Obama:

    It's true that, theoretically, a future administration could do something that I think would be very damaging, it's not likely politically that they reverse everything that we've done, but it could be ... that some people then end up being in a disadvantageous position.


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