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Disadvantage

Dis`ad`van´tage
n.1.Deprivation of advantage; unfavorable or prejudicial quality, condition, circumstance, or the like; that which hinders success, or causes loss or injury.
I was brought here under the disadvantage of being unknown by sight to any of you.
- Burke.
2.Loss; detriment; hindrance; prejudice to interest, fame, credit, profit, or other good.
v. t.1.To injure the interest of; to be detrimental to.
Noun1.disadvantage - the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
Antonyms:
advantage, vantage - the quality of having a superior or more favorable position; "the experience gave him the advantage over me"
Verb1.disadvantage - put at a disadvantage; hinder, harm; "This rule clearly disadvantages me"
Synonyms: disfavor, disfavour
Antonyms:
advantage - give an advantage to; "This system advantages the rich"
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