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English verb: disqualify

1. disqualify (change) make unfit or unsuitable

SamplesYour income disqualifies you.

Synonymsindispose, unfit

Pattern of useSomething ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify

Antonymsqualify, dispose

2. disqualify (communication) declare unfit

SamplesShe was disqualified for the Olympics because she was a professional athlete.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE

Broader (hypernym)judge, label, pronounce

Narrower (hyponym)disbar, recuse


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