Synonyms for impaired:
Other synonyms and related words:
exceptional, dicky, tanked, juiced, presbyopic, soused, torn, wasted, sloshed, faulty, blitzed, tipsy, inebriate, tainted, hurt, crocked, bombed, wet, ruined, dysfunctional, afflicted, Gassed, astigmatic, ametropic, smashed, dickey, sick, pickled, blind, stewed, inebriated, broken, cockeyed, unfit, dyslexic, anosmic, worn, squiffed, lessened, diminished, ripped, dyslectic, wiped out, Challenged, old, stricken, rotten, loaded.
injured, faulty (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
incapacitated, Hamstrung, Hobbled, Lamed, crippled, disabled, Sapped, benumbed, enfeebled, vitiated, weakened, screwed up, cramped, stupefied, Disarmed, Hindered, invalidated, Prostrated, Abrogated, paralyzed, dulled, Tampered, stunned, Scotched, handicapped, anesthetized, Hampered, deadened, neutralized, undermined, botched.
Caught, interrupted, checked, fettered, frustrated, congested, Dragged, Snagged, constrained, tangled, constipated, choked, Dammed, Crimped, stopped, thwarted, fouled, entangled, snarled, clogged, braked, delayed, plugged, barred, countered, jammed, impeded, Bunged, obstructed, Resisted, Detained, blocked, encumbered, burdened, opposed, mired, bottlenecked, baffled, inhibited, restrained, complicated, curbed, Deterred, restricted, Entrapped, Stayed.
Usage examples for impaired:
- The diamond produces the most true and smooth work, but the cut of the wheel is at first impaired by the action of the diamond, which is not the case with the tool in Fig. - "Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II", Joshua Rose.
- By degrees I learnt, and chiefly from Herbert, that Mr. Pocket had been educated at Harrow and at Cambridge, where he had distinguished himself; but that when he had had the happiness of marrying Mrs. Pocket very early in life, he had impaired his prospects and taken up the calling of a Grinder. - "Great Expectations", Charles Dickens.
- Though this may be the consequence the rest of the will is not thereby impaired. - "Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman", Albert Sidney Bolles.