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That party is now intertwined with the extent to which America is willing to tamp down on a deadly virus is, to put it mildly, disadvantageous.
THE INESCAPABLE OVERLAP OF PANDEMIC AND POLITICSPHILIP BUMPSEPTEMBER 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They thought it would involve the president personally in a way that would be politically disadvantageous.
HOW ROBERT F. KENNEDY SHAPED HIS BROTHER'S RESPONSE TO CIVIL RIGHTSPATRICIA SULLIVANAUGUST 11, 2021TIME
Kimura posited that most of the variation between organisms is neither advantageous nor disadvantageous.
HOW NEUTRAL THEORY ALTERED IDEAS ABOUT BIODIVERSITYCHRISTIE WILCOXDECEMBER 8, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Tracking the chemical statistics of an ever-changing environment needs a simple solution to a complex problem—an overly specialized map may even be disadvantageous here.
OUR MIND-BOGGLING SENSE OF SMELL - ISSUE 91: THE AMAZING BRAINANN-SOPHIE BARWICHOCTOBER 14, 2020NAUTILUS
The suit should not be so full of possible tenaces as to make it disadvantageous to open it.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
Castalia lacked the Ancram gift of embellishing disadvantageous circumstances.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
Constructional requirements determined as the only available position for this rudder a rather disadvantageous one.
LANGLEY MEMOIR ON MECHANICAL FLIGHT, PARTS I AND IIS. P. (SAMUEL PIERPONT) LANGLEY AND CHARLES M. (CHARLES MATTHEWS) MANLY
Most of his English counsellors dissuaded him from accepting conditions so disadvantageous and dishonorable.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.I., PART E.DAVID HUME
Egerton advised him that the demise was disadvantageous, but that it might be hard to terminate it without Browne's concurrence.
SIR WALTER RALEGHWILLIAM STEBBING
The disadvantageous circumstances of this woman illustrate the superiority of her faith.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
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WORDS RELATED TO DISADVANTAGEOUS

  • allergic to
  • conflicting
  • contrary
  • detrimental
  • disadvantageous
  • down on
  • down side
  • have no use for
  • inimical
  • injurious
  • inopportune
  • negative
  • opposed
  • opposing
  • opposite
  • ornery
  • reluctant
  • repugnant
  • stuffy
  • unfortunate
  • unfriendly
  • unlucky
  • unpropitious
  • unwilling
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