Impair
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Impair [im-pair]

VERB

VERB

  • To make or cause to make worse

  • To diminish in ability

Example

"It is not good to drive while you are drunk as alcohol consumption impairs your judgement."

"Fear can sometimes impair your ability to react properly in an emergency."

Synonyms

Blunt, Damage, Diminish, Weaken

Antonyms

Aid, Assist, Cure, Develop

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