Translation of "handicap" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈhændɪkæp/ old-fashioned

something that is wrong with your mind or body permanently

физический или умственный недостаток
a mental/physical handicap

something that makes it more difficult for you to do something

помеха, препятствие
I found not having a car quite a handicap in the countryside.

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