Disadvantage synonyms

dĭs'əd-văn'tĭj
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An unfavorable situation or circumstance
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(Uncountable) The state of being deprived; privation; loss; want; bereavement.
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A time period after which some legal action may no longer be brought.
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The state or quality of being disadvantageous.
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A disadvantageous aspect:
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Damage, harm, or loss:
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(Usage Problem) A physical or mental disability.
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The state of having such a condition.
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The quality or state of being inexpedient; unsuitableness or impropriety.
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(Uncountable) The condition of being undesirable
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The state or condition of being unsatisfactory.
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The definition of a benefit is something that will provide an advantage for others, something you may receive as compensation from an insurance company or an event to raise money for a worthwhile cause.
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Injury or harm to a person or thing, resulting in a loss in soundness or value
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Immoral or unjust effects:
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Something that is not convenient, something that bothers.
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An obstacle or impediment.
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More generally, a debt or other legal obligation to pay an assessed amount (for example, taxes).
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Something that impedes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress
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A legal obstacle or barrier that prevents or destroys a legal action or claim, especially one that prevents the relitigation of an issue or the formation of a valid contract. See also double jeopardy, estoppel, merger, plea, and res judicata. To prevent, prohibit, or act as a bar to. In bar. As a bar to an action. For example, if a defendant in a criminal action was acquitted earlier of the same charges that he is now accused, he may plead double jeopardy in bar. At bar. Now before the court. For example, an action that is before the court may be referred to as the case at bar. The legal profession in general. A group of attorneys admitted to practice law in a particular jurisdiction or before a particular court or who practice in a common field or area of expertise in the law. The railing in a courtroom that separates the area used by the judge, lawyers, and court personnel to conduct judicial business from the seating provided for observers. See also bench.
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Any person or thing that hinders; obstacle; impediment; obstruction
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A statement expressing opposition, or a reason or cause for expressing opposition (generally followed by the adposition to).
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A difficulty that has to be resolved or dealt with.
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A minor fault.
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A special fondness or inclination:
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Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
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A state of distress, affliction, difficulty, or need:
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A tree or a part of a tree that is sunken in or protrudes above a body of water and is a danger to navigation.
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An unfavorable situation or circumstance
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An unfavorable situation or circumstance
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An unfavorable situation or circumstance
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An unfavorable situation or circumstance
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An unfavorable situation or circumstance
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An unfavorable situation or circumstance
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The definition of a fault is a weakness in the rock strata that can shift and create an earthquake.
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The definition of a defect is an imperfection or lacking that causes the person or thing with the defect to fall short of perfection.
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A shortage
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Something imperfect; a defect or flaw.
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A shortage of required material.
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A feature or characteristic that is not deemed positive, affirmative, or desirable:
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Any condition, circumstance, opportunity or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end.
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The degree to which something achieves results.
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The amount of something lost:
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A loss or limitation of liberty; confinement
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(Rare) A dependent, esp. a child
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(Countable or uncountable) Difficulty or trouble; hard times.
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(Archaic) A bodily injury causing pain; a wound or bruise.
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(Countable) An inexpedient action or statement
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Any unfortunate consequence or result of an act or condition
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Prejudice is an opinion or judgment that disregards the facts.
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Profit is a benefit or gain, usually monetary.
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A notch or mortise cut into a board to receive another part.
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The act or prayer of one who blesses; invocation or benediction
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(Mathematics) A minus sign (−).
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(--- Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
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To slow down or otherwise reduce the success of (a chemical process or pathway):
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To show lack of favour or antipathy towards.
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The definition of a drawback is a disadvantage or negative feature.
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(--- Law) Something that obstructs the making of a legal contract.
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Find another word for disadvantage. In this page you can discover 58 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for disadvantage, like: weak point, deprivation, limitation, disadvantageousness, downside, detriment, handicap, disability, inexpedience, undesirableness and unsatisfactoriness.