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Synonym of Impairment

Impairment Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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impairment
Synonyms and related words:
adulteration, attrition, curtailment, cut, cutting, damage, debilitation, decrease, decrement, defectibility, defectiveness, deficiency, depletion, depreciation, derogation, deterioration, detraction, detriment, diminution, dip, disadvantage, disparagement, drawback, enfeeblement, erroneousness, extraction, fallibility, faultiness, flaw, handicap, harm, hurt, immaturity, imperfection, impurity, inaccuracy, inadequacy, inadequateness, incompleteness, inexactitude, inexactness, injury, lack, lessening, liability, loss, loss of ground, marring, mediocrity, mischief, patchiness, prejudice, reduction, remission, retraction, retrenchment, shortage, shortcoming, shortening, shrinkage, sketchiness, step backward, truncation, undermining, undevelopment, unevenness, unperfectedness, unsoundness, vitiation, want, weakening, worsening
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
impairment

Noun
1. the occurrence of a change for the worse
(synonym) damage, harm
(hypernym) change, alteration, modification
(hyponym) detriment, hurt
(derivation) impair
2. a symptom of reduced quality or strength
(synonym) deterioration
(hypernym) decay
(hyponym) corrosion
3. the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness; "reading disability"; "hearing impairment"
(synonym) disability, disablement, handicap
(hypernym) unfitness, poor shape, bad condition
(hyponym) bowleg, genu varum, tibia vara
4. damage that results in a reduction of strength or quality
(hypernym) damage, harm, hurt, scathe
(derivation) mar, impair, spoil, deflower, vitiate
5. the act of making something futile and useless (as by routine)
(synonym) stultification, constipation, deadening
(hypernym) degradation, debasement

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