able-bodied Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “able-bodied” in the English Dictionary

"able-bodied" in British English

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uk   /ˌeɪ.bl̩ˈbɒ  us   /-ˈbɑː.did/
used to refer to someone who is ​healthy and has no ​illness, ​injury, or ​condition that makes it ​difficult to do the things that other ​people do: All able-bodied ​young men were ​forced to ​join the ​army.
the able-bodied
noun [plural] uk   us  
It is hard for the able-bodied to ​understand the difficulties that ​disabledpeopleencounter in ​theirdailylives.
(Definition of able-bodied from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “able-bodied”
in Chinese (Simplified) 体格健全的,强壮的…
in Turkish herkesin sahip olduğu fiziksel yeteneklere sahip olmak…
in Russian здоровый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 體格健全的,強壯的…
in Polish sprawny…
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