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Synonyms for handicap

Synonyms for handicap

a factor conducive to superiority and success

an unfavorable condition, circumstance, or characteristic

Synonyms for handicap

advantage given to a competitor to equalize chances of winning

injure permanently

attempt to forecast the winner (especially in a horse race) and assign odds for or against a contestant

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put at a disadvantage

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Thus, one might assume that to expel a handicapped child for conduct not attributable to his or her handicapping condition is permissible.
is one of America's largest sports information services companies, providing sports handicapping selections and sports analyses, odds, scores, injuries and commentary delivered via Internet, telephone, audiotext, 900 numbers, television and radio.
Wayne Allyn Root's Winning EDGE(TM)" is a half-hour sports information and handicapping show.
COO Douglas Miller explained, "Another key component of the move to Spike TV is that it reinforces the fact that 'Wayne Allyn Root's Winning EDGE(TM)' is quality programming and entertainment as well as an advertising vehicle for our sports handicapping services.
The announcement today culminates many months of talks between the OSGA and handicapping services around the globe.
Information and handicapping selections are provided on the Company's web site (www.
The changing demographics demand that today's handicapping system is fast and easy to use.
Mitchell is a horseplayer, famous in the racing world for three handicapping how-to books and the handicapping computer software created by his Cynthia Publishing Company of Studio City.
After beating a star-studded field in a season-long Del Mar handicapping contest presented by a Las Vegas hotel, De Julio was quoted by reporter John Kelly as saying, ``I've mastered the art of picking winners.
Wednesday announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Australian Golf Union (AGU) to introduce a national computerized handicapping system for amateur golf.
That's the premise behind what we modestly call the Ten Commandments for Derby Handicapping, which are presented here again.
Monday's 52nd Del Mar Derby presents the usual handicapping puzzle, with Matty G, Ambivalent and Caribbean Pirate among the locals facing recent arrivals Rainbow Blues, the Irish 2,000 Guineas runner-up now in Charlie Whittingham's barn; Mystic Knight, sixth in the Epsom Derby and Arlington's American Derby; and Woodborough, who had a sprinter's resume in Great Britain.
The main advantage is to receive a USGA-approved handicap and be part of our electronic handicapping system,'' he said.