Translation of "disqualify" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈskwɒl.ɪ.faɪ/ us /-ˈskwɑː.lə-/

to stop someone from being in a competition or doing something because they are unsuitable or they have done something wrong

descalificar, impedir
Two top athletes have been disqualified from the championship after positive drug tests.
UK He’s been disqualified from driving for a year.
disqualification noun uk /dɪˌskwɒl.ɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us /-ˌskwɑː.lə-/

descalificación, inhabilitación
The fansbad behaviour has resulted in the disqualification of their team from the championship.

(Translation of “disqualify” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /disˈkwolifai/ (past participle disqualified)

to put out of a competition etc for breaking rules

Any athlete caight taking performance-enhancing drugs will be disqualified.

to make unfit for some purpose

His poor eyesight disqualified him from becoming a pilot.
disqualification /-fi-/ noun


(Translation of “disqualify” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)