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See definition of handicapped on Dictionary.com
  • adj.thwarted
  • adj.(offensive) having a disability

synonyms for handicapped

  • balked
  • blocked
  • burdened
  • checked
  • curbed
  • deterred
  • disadvantaged
  • encumbered
  • foiled
  • hampered
  • impeded
  • obstructed
  • restrained
  • restricted
  • stymied
  • crippled
  • disabled
  • disadvantaged
  • mentally disabled
  • physically challenged
  • physically disabled
  • wounded
  • limited

antonyms for handicapped

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  • aided
  • helped
  • supported
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    How to use handicapped in a sentence

    My work has been greatly handicapped of late by lack of certain books to which I wanted to refer.
    FIRST PLAYSA. A. MILNE
    But poor Lancing was seriously handicapped by the fact that he had a woman for his antagonist.
    THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
    Thus, special assistance may be given for starting in trade persons handicapped by their infirmities.
    ENGLISH POOR LAW POLICYSIDNEY WEBB
    He was handicapped by the fact that he did not quite dare to put all his back and shoulders into the preliminary shove.
    THE BOY GREW OLDERHEYWOOD BROUN
    But as for getting tangible help from the Creator of a body handicapped by nerves like his!
    RED PEPPER BURNSGRACE S. RICHMOND
    Charnock had a keen eye for the ridiculous and a pretty wit, and was no longer handicapped by the fear of being dismissed.
    THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
    It was somewhat handicapped by the absence of human dissection.
    OLD-TIME MAKERS OF MEDICINEJAMES J. WALSH
    Hundreds of thousands of new-born babies die annually or grow up handicapped by deformities from this dread scourge.
    A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
    Even if a child enters this world handicapped by heredity, let us not lessen his chances of success by adverse suggestion.
    THE MOTHER AND HER CHILDWILLIAM S. SADLER
    And there, too, would be a sprinkling of that other sex, no longer handicapped by the epithet "gentler."
    OCEAN TO OCEAN ON HORSEBACKWILLARD GLAZIER
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO HANDICAPPED

    • bedridden
    • broken
    • damaged
    • defective
    • deformed
    • enfeebled
    • game
    • halt
    • hamstrung
    • handicapped
    • harmed
    • hog-tied
    • housebound
    • impaired
    • incapacitated
    • laid up
    • lame
    • maimed
    • mangled
    • marred
    • mutilated
    • out of commission
    • paralyzed
    • sidelined
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