Noun(1) the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
Verb(1) put at a disadvantage; hinder, harm
(1) it'll work to your disadvantage(2) Of the two, she is the one who would suffer the greater disadvantage .(3) Better still, it helped him overcome a considerable spending disadvantage .(4) On the whole, the buyer, therefore, appears to face a decided disadvantage relative to the seller.(5) The second is that because of that fact you have a distinct disadvantage .(6) Athy is one of 20 towns aided by the programme which aims to help areas overcome their socioeconomic disadvantage .(7) the pension scheme tends to disadvantage women(8) to disadvantage sb/sth(9) In this way, they may be able to overcome the competitive disadvantage of price.(10) the impact of poverty and disadvantage on children(11) So in that sense they were at a disadvantage relative to the newcomers who were coming in.(12) these children are at a disadvantage(13) situations of serious social and economic disadvantage(14) However, many areas of the province face a connectivity disadvantage compared to more urban areas.(15) A disadvantage of this approach is that it allows the comparison of only nested models.(16) a major disadvantage is the limited nature of the data
(1) at a disadvantage :: op 'n nadeel
1. drawback ::
2. snag ::
3. downside ::
4. stumbling block ::
5. fly in the ointment ::
vlieg in die salf
6. catch ::
7. hindrance ::
8. obstacle ::
9. impediment ::
11. defect ::
12. weakness ::
13. fault ::
14. handicap ::
15. con ::
16. trouble ::
17. difficulty ::
18. problem ::
19. complication ::
20. nuisance ::
21. minus ::
22. disfavor ::
1. advantage ::
2. asset ::
3. plus ::
disadvantage, disadvantaged, disadvantageous, disadvantages, disadvantaging
Word Example from TV Shows
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We need to get him on broken ground,
put his knights at a DISADVANTAGE.
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 8
You know my family name.
You have me at a DISADVANTAGE.
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 4
But I guess any team that I'm not on
has a decided DISADVANTAGE.
The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 4
We will be at a DISADVANTAGE.
Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3
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