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ˈtʃæl ɪndʒdchal·lenged

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  1. challengedadjective

    handicapped or disabled; -- used as a euphemism, especially in combinations; as, physically challenged; mentally challenged.

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  1. challengedadjective

    Lacking some physical or mental attribute or skill; used after adverbs to make politically correct adjectives.

    mentally challenged

  2. challengedadjective

    Used following adverbs to make jocular adjectives in imitation of and mocking politically correct adjectives of this kind, as "X-challenged" = "lacking X".

    vertically challenged

Webster Dictionary

  1. Challenged

    of Challenge

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of challenged in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of challenged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of challenged in a Sentence

  1. Otis Brawley:

    A higher proportion of black men are challenged in terms of health literacy and less likely to seek out prostate cancer specialists.

  2. Paul George:

    We will pay particular attention to the extent to which the audit team has challenged and checked the appropriateness of how these arrangements are accounted for.

  3. Lou Eccleston:

    The whole concept of TMX as a dominant player in the market is going to be challenged as the market evolves.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I think the big problem this country has is being politically correct, i've been challenged by so many people and I don't, frankly, have time for total political correctness. And to be honest with you, this country doesn't have time, either.

  5. Carly Fiorina:

    I think that if Hillary Clinton were to face a female nominee, there are a whole set of things that she won't be able to talk about, she won't be able to talk about being the first woman president. She won't be able to talk about a war on women without being challenged. She won't be able to play the gender card.

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