English translation of 'handicaper'
Verb Table transitive verb
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Example Sentences Including 'handicaper'
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Ce n'est pas l'échec de Seattle qui va le handicaper.Le Monde (1999)
Ce qui pourrait, paradoxalement, les handicaper : une grande majorité des sites sont, en effet, conçus pour Internet Explorer.Le Monde (2000)
Mais ils n'ont pas eu lieu, depuis 1997, pour ne pas handicaper le gouvernement.Le Monde (2002)
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'handicaper' in Other Languages
British English: disable VERB
If an injury or illness disables someone, it affects them so badly that it restricts the way that they can live their life.
She did all this tendon damage and it really disabled her.
British English: handicap VERB
If an event or a situation handicaps someone or something, it places them at a disadvantage.
Greater levels of stress may seriously handicap some students.
Translation of handicaper from the Collins French to English Dictionary
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