Translation of "handicap" - English-Portuguese dictionary

handicap

noun uk /ˈhæn·dɪ·kæp/

something that is wrong with your mind or body permanently

deficiência
a mental/physical handicap

something that makes it more difficult for you to do something

desvantagem, empecilho
Not having a car was a real handicap in the countryside.

(Translation of “handicap noun” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)