Synonyms and Antonyms of disadvantage
a feature of someone or something that creates difficulty for achieving success
- Their lack of height was a disadvantage on the basketball court.
albatross, millstone, stranglehold
bar, catch, check, clog, crimp, embarrassment, hindrance, hitch, hurdle, impediment, interference, let, manacle, obstacle, obstruction, rub, shackle, stop, trammel
head start, jump, lead, margin, start
ascendancy (also ascendency), better, command, control, drop, mastery, predominance, superiority, supremacy, transcendence, upper hand
aid, assistance, help
the negative result caused by something that creates difficulty for achieving success
- Intense pretrial publicity worked to our disadvantage.