disability disability  /ˌdɪs ə ˈbɪ lɪ ti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Disability insurance usually covers only 50% to 70% of your income, and many plans don't pay disability benefits after age 65.
  2. Even as participants approach their 90s, the groups' disability and survival curves continue to diverge.
  3. Retirement funds suffer if you go on disability.

News

  1. College-Bound Advocate Finds a Voice Beyond His Disability

    Only after fully and publicly owning my disability have I been able to move past it and realize that I am so much more than just that boy whose walk was once confused with a drunk's.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. The Choice Blog: College-Bound Advocate Finds a Voice Beyond His Disability

    Only after fully and publicly owning my disability have I been able to move past it and realize that I am so much more than just that boy whose walk was once confused with a drunk’s.        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Garnish Disability to pay Student Loan?

    If you are getting disability, know the implications of failing to pay your student loans.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: FOX Business

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Quotes

  1. Mr Cameron added: "When we were first told the extent of Ivan's disability I thought that we would suffer having to care for him but at least he would benefit from our care. Now as I look back I see that it was all the other way round. It was only...
    on Feb 28, 2009 By: David Cameron Source: BBC News

  2. "I had been, on occasion, accused of trying to hide my own disability," Paterson said.
    on May 28, 2008 By: David Paterson Source: FOXNews

  3. "Several members of the committee have suggested that Congress should intervene to fix what has been described as a broken system of delivering disability benefits to former NFL players," a letter from Reps. John Conyers, D-Mich., and Lamar...
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Lamar Smith Source: Forbes

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