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disadvantages

noun
plural of disadvantage

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1 a feature of someone or something that creates difficulty for achieving success
  • their lack of height was a disadvantage on the basketball court

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2 the negative result caused by something that creates difficulty for achieving success
  • intense pretrial publicity worked to our disadvantage

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disadvantages

disaffect

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“Disadvantages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disadvantages. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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