Dictionary Results for handicap

1. handicap - noun

· the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness; "reading disability"; "hearing impairment"

Synonym(s): disability, disablement, impairment

Hypernym(s): unfitness, softness

2. handicap - noun

· advantage given to a competitor to equalize chances of winning

Hypernym(s): advantage, vantage

3. handicap - noun

· something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

Synonym(s): hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check

Hypernym(s): difficulty

4. handicap - verb

· injure permanently; "He was disabled in a car accident"

Synonym(s): disable, invalid, incapacitate

Hypernym(s): injure, wound

5. handicap - verb

· attempt to forecast the winner (especially in a horse race) and assign odds for or against a contestant

Hypernym(s): bias

6. handicap - verb

· put at a disadvantage; "The brace I have to wear is hindering my movements"

Synonym(s): hinder, hamper

Hypernym(s): disadvantage, disfavor, disfavour

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