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The spat has resulted in unsuccessful attempts to have the book disqualified from the competition. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Any athletes who tested positive could be stripped of any medals or disqualified from competition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Drivers are usually disqualified after amassing 12 points. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Three of the other 16 teams were also disqualified for various reasons. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The trouble was, he got the team disqualified in the process. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Eight Olympic badminton players have been disqualified for trying to throw the match. The Sun (2012)Each player took the wrong option, signed for the wrong score and was subsequently disqualified. Times, Sunday Times (2011)All eight players were disqualified. The Sun (2012)It emerged yesterday, though, that the team may be disqualified. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In 1995 an American player was disqualified from a competition when he refused to empty his pockets after a letter disappeared. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: disqualify /dɪsˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪ/ VERB
When someone is disqualified from an event or an activity, they are officially stopped from taking part in it.
He was disqualified from driving for three years.
- American English: disqualify
- Arabic: يَحْرُمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: desqualificar
- Chinese: 取消资格
- Croatian: diskvalificirati
- Czech: diskvalifikovat
- Danish: diskvalificere
- Dutch: diskwalificeren
- European Spanish: descalificar
- Finnish: diskata
- French: disqualifier
- German: disqualifizieren
- Greek: αποκλείω
- Italian: squalificare
- Japanese: ･･･の資格を取り上げる
- Korean: 실격시키다
- Norwegian: diskvalifisere
- Polish: zdyskwalifikować
- European Portuguese: desqualificar
- Romanian: a descalifica
- Russian: дисквалифицировать
- Spanish: descalificar
- Swedish: diskvalificera
- Thai: ตัดสิทธิเพราะฝ่าฝืนกฎหรือไม่มีคุณสมบัติ
- Turkish: yasaklamak
- Ukrainian: дискваліфіковувати
- Vietnamese: loại ra bỏ
Definition of disqualify from the Collins English Dictionary
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