differently abled


differently abled

adjective

Definition of DIFFERENTLY ABLED

:  disabled, challenged — compare abled

Examples of DIFFERENTLY ABLED

  1. <won a gold metal in the Paralympics, an international Olympic competition for the differently abled>

First Known Use of DIFFERENTLY ABLED

1981

dif·fer·ent·ly abled

adjective \ˈdif-ərnt-lē-ˈā-bəld, ˈdif-(ə-)rənt-\   (Medical Dictionary)

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