Examples of disqualify in a Sentence
His poor eyesight disqualified him from becoming a pilot.
Recent Examples of disqualify from the Web
China’s Role Abbasi was picked by the ruling party as prime minister this month after the nation’s top court disqualified predecessor Nawaz Sharif in July.
At least one media organization wants to disqualify the term all together.
Customs and Border Protection spent an estimated $5 million on lie detector tests for job applicants who had admitted to drug use or criminal behavior that disqualified them from being hired.
In fact, one of the causes of action in Miller's subsequent endless litigation of the results was trying to disqualify any ballot on which Murkowski's name was misspelled.)
Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.
Under Pakistani law, the court has the power to disqualify Sharif if he is found guilty.
Chronic offenders could be disqualified from seeking future city contracts.
In an unrelated case in Christian County, attorneys for a former soldier charged in the murder of a fellow GI will ask a judge to disqualify Commonwealth’s Attorney Lynn Pryor because of her relationship with an investigator.
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legal Definition of disqualify
- a financial interest in the case that disqualified the judge
- misconduct that disqualified the employee from receiving unemployment benefits
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