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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DISABILITIES

Upon these grounds he went for the removal of the disabilities.

Women's disabilities are not, in their origin at least, due to any form of male tyranny.

He began to perceive that there were disabilities in the life of a forester.

There had been certain changes among the Disabilities up in London.

I know my own disabilities, but I never think of interfering with Providence.

Then she said some very severe things against the Disabilities generally.

She had only pointed out the disabilities he made for himself.

Wherever the blame for his disabilities be placed, he reaped their bitter fruit.

I think his Majesty remembers his disabilities too late—or has them remembered for him.

I told him that I thought he greatly exaggerated these disabilities.

WORD ORIGIN

1570s, "want of ability;" see dis- + ability. Related: Disabilities.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.