Definitions for Impairment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. damage, harm, impairment(noun)

    the occurrence of a change for the worse

  2. deterioration, impairment(noun)

    a symptom of reduced quality or strength

  3. disability, disablement, handicap, impairment(noun)

    the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness

    "reading disability"; "hearing impairment"

  4. impairment(noun)

    damage that results in a reduction of strength or quality

  5. stultification, constipation, impairment, deadening(noun)

    the act of making something futile and useless (as by routine)


  1. impairment(Noun)

    The result of being impaired; a deterioration or weakening; a disability or handicap; an inefficient part or factor.

  2. impairment(Noun)

    A downward revaluation, a write-down.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impairment(noun)

    the state of being impaired; injury

  2. Origin: [OE. enpeirement, OF. empirement.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Impairment in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Impairment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brooke Alpert:

    Poor blood sugar control is a major risk for cognitive issues and impairment.

  2. John Oldham:

    Interpersonally, there ’s a real impairment in being able to see yourself from the outside and see others from the inside.

  3. Hiroyuki Sakaida:

    The top five trading firms may write down a total of about 630 billion yen in net impairment losses on their resource assets this business year, their spending on upstream assets will be shrinking.

  4. Naren Ramakrishna:

    We believe that even really low doses of radiation can result in impairment in hippocampus function long term, the dose that would’ve been delivered using X-rays would have been more than 10 times greater.

  5. Executive Mike Lynn:

    Our ability to measure THC in breath really should shift the national dialogue from one about simply detecting if THC is in someone's body to a conversation where standards can be developed that reflect actual impairment.

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