Definitions of disqualification

  1. unfitness that bars you from participation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. That which disqualifies; that which incapacitates or makes unfit; as, conviction of crime is a disqualification of a person for office; sickness is a disqualification for labor. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Something which disqualifies. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. The act of disqualifying; that which disqualifies. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. That which renders unfit or incapable of further enjoyment or possession. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for disqualification

  1. Removal from office and perpetual disqualification – History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868 by Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson)
  2. From the many strange disquisitions that have been put forward on the mental qualities of the man of colour- more particularly the African- few can be selected which have not had for their object his disqualification – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams