• Definition for "challenged"
    • Having a disability or impairment.
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    • mentally retarded; also considered to have…
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challenged definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a disability or impairment.
    • Deficient or lacking: an ethically challenged politician.
    • Lacking some real or emotional attribute or ability; made use of after adverbs to help make politically proper adjectives.
    • made use of after adverbs to create jocular adjectives in replica of and mocking politically proper adjectives of the kind, as "X-challenged" = "lacking X".
    • having doubts expressed about its truth.
    • handicapped or disabled; -- used as a euphemism, particularly in combinations.
    • Having a disability or disability.
    • Deficient or lacking: an ethically challenged politician.
    • Lacking some physical or psychological feature or ability; made use of after adverbs to help make politically proper adjectives.
    • Used after adverbs to create jocular adjectives in imitation of and mocking politically proper adjectives of the sort, as "X-challenged" = "lacking X".
    • having doubts expressed about its truth.
    • handicapped or disabled; -- utilized as a euphemism, particularly in combinations.
  • verb:
    • Easy past tight and previous participle of challenge.
    • Simple last tense and past participle of challenge.
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