Definition of 'dyslexia'
Example sentences containing 'dyslexia'
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No one talked about dyslexia, no one talked about reading difficulties. Times, Sunday Times (2017)She was bright and successful at school and he suffered with undiagnosed dyslexia. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He has claimed that the controversial religion helped him to overcome dyslexia. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He had not flourished at school, largely due to undiagnosed dyslexia. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The company is helping the 23-year-old former apprentice to overcome his dyslexia with extra tuition. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He struggled at school because of undiagnosed dyslexia and left at 15, after the death of his father. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But still, there is a huge weight of parental pressure behind the acceptance of dyslexia as a cause for special treatment and an indicator of aesthetic sensitivity. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'dyslexia'
British English: dyslexia /dɪsˈlɛksɪə/ NOUN
If someone suffers from dyslexia, they have difficulty with reading because of a slight disorder of their brain.
- American English: dyslexia
- Arabic: عُسْرُ القِرَاءَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: dislexia
- Chinese: 诵读困难
- Croatian: disleksija
- Czech: dyslexie
- Danish: dysleksi
- Dutch: dyslexie
- European Spanish: dislexia
- Finnish: dysleksia
- French: dyslexie
- German: Legasthenie
- Greek: δυσλεξία
- Italian: dislessia
- Japanese: 失読症
- Korean: 난독증
- Norwegian: dysleksi
- Polish: dysleksja
- European Portuguese: dislexia
- Romanian: dislexie
- Russian: дислексия
- Spanish: dislexia
- Swedish: dyslexi
- Thai: ท่องอ่านเขียนลำบาก
- Turkish: disleksi
- Ukrainian: дислексія
- Vietnamese: bệnh khó đọc
Definition of dyslexia from the Collins English Dictionary
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