Synonyms of 'disability'
1 handicapDictionary, affliction, disorder
Facilities for people with disabilities are still inadequate.
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A disorder is a problem or illness which affects someone's mind or body.
a rare nerve disorder that can cause paralysis of the arms
If someone has an impairment, they have a condition which prevents their eyes, ears, or brain from working properly.
He has a visual impairment in his right eye.
Thesaurus for disability from the Collins English Thesaurus
A disability is a permanent injury , illness , or physical or mental condition that tends to restrict the way that someone can live their life.