Currently sorted By last update ascending Sort chronologically: By last update | By creation date
on grounds of
on the basis of
[countable noun] a physical or mental condition that makes it difficult for someone to use a part of their body properly, or to learn normally with a disability
Public places are becoming more accessible to people with disabilities.
learning/physical/mental etc disability
children with severe learning disabilities
to treat someone in a cruel and violent way, often sexually
She was sexually abused as a child
[uncountable and countable noun]
when someone is removed from their job:
Wilson was claiming compensation for unfair dismissal.
put-down [countable usually singular noun]
something you say that is intended to make someone feel stupid or unimportant [= snub]:
She was tired of his put-downs.
to put someone down