What does Disabled mean?

Definitions for Disabled

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Disabled.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disabled, handicapped(adj)

    people collectively who are crippled or otherwise physically handicapped

    "technology to help the elderly and the disabled"

  2. disabled, handicapped(adj)

    incapable of functioning as a consequence of injury or illness


  1. disabled(adj.)

    injured so as to be unable to function; as, disabled veterans.

  2. disabled(adj.)

    unable to function at normal capacity.


  1. disabled(Noun)

    Those who are disabled, regarded collectively or as a social group.

  2. disabled(Adjective)

    Made incapable of use or action.

  3. disabled(Adjective)

    Having a disability, especially physical.

  4. disabled(Adjective)

    Legally disqualified.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disabled

    of Disable


  1. Disabled

    Disabled is a war poem by Wilfred Owen written in 1917. It expresses the tormented thoughts and recollections of a teenaged soldier in World War I who has lost his limbs in battle and is now confined, utterly helpless, to a wheelchair. The subject contrasts the living death he is now facing with the youthful pleasures he had enjoyed "before he threw away his knees"; he goes on to recall the impetuous and frivolous circumstances in which he had joined up to fight in the war. He also notes how the crowds that greeted his return were smaller and less enthusiastic than those who cheered his departure, and how women no longer look at him but at "the strong men who were whole".

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Disabled' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3253

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Disabled' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2855

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Disabled' in Adjectives Frequency: #427


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Disabled in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Disabled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sarah Monopoloh:

    I am one of the victims, right now I am disabled.

  2. Mark Meuser:

    This is a really big deal for disabled Americans across the country.

  3. Mitt Romney:

    I predict that he doesn't give much of anything to our disabled, to our veterans.

  4. Tawan Throngkumpola:

    This is probably the least disabled veteran-friendly school in the nation right now.

  5. Coast Guard Capt. Mark Fedor:

    We know they're disabled, so really, they're just moving along with the force of the storm.

Images & Illustrations of Disabled

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Translations for Disabled

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • معاقArabic
  • инвалиден, недъгав, изключен, инвалидBulgarian
  • minusvàlid, invàlidCatalan, Valencian
  • postiženýCzech
  • behindertGerman
  • pätemätön, vammaiset, vammainen, invalidit, käyttökelvoton, toimintakyvytönFinnish
  • invalide, handicapéFrench
  • հաշմանդամArmenian
  • disabile, disabilitato, per i disabiliItalian
  • инвалид, хендикепирано лицеMacedonian
  • onklaar, invaliden, invalide, gehandicapten, gehandicapt, mindervalideDutch
  • dezactivatRomanian
  • неработоспособный, нетрудоспособный, инвалид, инвалидный, инвалидка, деактивированный, отключенныйRussian

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