Thesaurus

handicap

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

handicap

noun

Definition of HANDICAP

1
a feature of someone or something that creates difficulty for achieving success <her natural shyness was not a handicap when she played chess>
Antonyms advantage, asset, edge, plus
2
something that makes movement or progress difficult <her uncomfortable shoes became a handicap on the walking tour of the city, as she often had to sit and rest her sore feet>

March 04, 2015
sprightly Hear it
Full of life and energy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears