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Synonyms for deaf

Synonyms for deaf

people who have severe hearing impairments

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make or render deaf

Synonyms

lacking or deprived of the sense of hearing wholly or in part

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(usually followed by 'to') unwilling or refusing to pay heed

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Members of the city's Deaf Church, based at Christ Church in Cheylesmore, travelled to the African country in February and spent nine days supporting and making links with the Ugandan deaf church in the district of Arua in the north west of the country.
"them." Torres' story expands our understanding of this phenomenon from a unique and little known perspective: that of a hearing child of two Deaf Puerto Rican parents.
Despite this oralist triumph, itself a Reflection of wider trends in French education, nineteenth-century schools for the deaf trod a very different path from other educational institutions.
Education of the deaf improved in recent centuries in large part because of Jewish pioneers like Jacob Rodrigues Pereira, the son of Marranos who fled Portugal in 1741 to live openly as a Jew in France.
After audiology tests confirmed my grandson was Deaf, we were provided with information and access to services appropriate for him to learn spoken language.
Zahir said the meeting attended by the representatives of Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Pakistan, Nepal, South Africa, Sri Lanka and the UAE cricket board discussed in length the matters pertaining to the further uplift of the deaf cricket around the globe.
One of the workshops, Look, Smile, Chat, provided advice and tips on how to communicate with a deaf child.
Jessica Reeves, Campaigns Manager at National Deaf Children's Society, said: "It's great to see MPs like Edward Argar coming to meet young deaf people to hear about the daily challenges they have to face.
Schools and education are the only two critical areas that can promote inclusion of the deaf and other persons with disabilities.
DEAF round the globe are happy on this achievement to set further goals of right based life opportunities with dignity.
The money will benefit needy deaf children in all the counties.
If Cardiff Council fails to get the WITS board to allow deaf people to directly discuss their appointments with WITS staff, then sign language provision should be removed from WITS and reverted to the charities of and for deaf people.
Following the epic finale of what has been the biggest and boldest edition of Coke Studio; Coca-Cola has invited members of the Deaf Community to experience the music of Season 9.
These are things deaf pastors Julius Andrada and Peter Ding Basa-one of the 50 deaf pastors in the Philippines who were never heard preaching, who never answered a phone call nor called a person by name-exactly know how.