disability

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌdɪsəˈbɪlɪti/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌdɪsəˈbɪlɪti/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(dis′ə bili tē)


Inflections of 'disability' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": disabilities
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disability

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. has a [hearing, sight, physical, mental, learning] disability
  2. suffers from a [hearing] disability
  3. (undergoing) treatment for a [hearing] disability
  4. has a [partial, full, severe] disability
  5. a physical disability from [birth, a young age, an accident]
  6. won't let her disabilities [block, stand in] her way
  7. is (not) limited by his disability
  8. different [types, kinds, sorts] of disability
  9. [children, people] with physical disabilities
  10. a disability caused by [an accident, a crash]
  11. is on disability after the [accident, injury]
n as adj
  1. [gets, receives] a disability [benefit, allowance]
  2. is on disability pay
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