handicap


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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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Tim Easterby's Storm Ahead was second at Pontefract last time and can go one better in the Visit attheraces.com Handicap (4.25pm); while the David O'Meara-trained Funny Man may land the finale, the William Hill Leading Racecourse Bookmaker Handicap (4.55pm).
The Matt Smith-trained gelding had a career record of one win from 29 starts going into last week, but then won a remarkable three Flat handicaps. Each win was easier than the previous one and he ends the week up 25lb to a Listed-class mark of 91.
Il serait peut etre judicieux de la part des acteurs et chercheurs dans le champ du handicap au Maroc d'entamer cette gymnastique cognitive afin de pouvoir repositionner les questions du handicap comme formes de discrimination sociale et institutionnelle susceptible d'etre un objet d'investigation sociologique.
The missing link is handicapping, and after significant engagement and collaboration with the existing handicapping authorities and National Associations, it has been agreed that the time is right to bring the different handicap systems together.But in order to make all the changes required for Kenya to join the rest of the world in having a unified handicapping system, Kenya Unified Handicap and course rating committee which has been mandated by the Kenya Golf Union and the Kenya Ladies Golf Union, is seeking a partnership approach in the development of a Web portal and handicap software and database to run all handicaps of golfers in Kenya.
In Category Flight A, the Runner Up Nett was won by Kartono with handicap 14 and nett 70, while the Best Nett by Fajar with handicap 12 and nett 70, and for Best Gross by Kasdan with handicap 10 and gross 80.
The six bodies represent around 15 million golfers in 80 countries who currently maintain a golf handicap.
They are parking legally in handicap spaces because they have been assigned a tag by their physician.
As a teen living with Spina Bifida, I hear arguments from the pro choice community about how people born with handicaps will have "horrible lives." I'm here to explain that that is a GIANT LOAD OF BLEGH.
Reinstatement of |Handicap Status: The reinstatement of a competition status handicap requires a player to submit three qualifying scores (which could be 18-hole competitions, 9-hole competitions or supplementary scores both home and/ or away).
Second place in the tournament was secured by Kevin D'Amours (course handicap 10) and Karen D'Amours (course handicap 25), with a team handicap of 16 with 37 stableford points.
L'inclusion sociale des personnes en situation de handicap dans la wilaya d'Alger a fait l'objet d'une etude menee de septembre 2013 a septembre 2014 par une equipe pluridisciplinaire.
Holmes came out on top with a gross 71 net 63 playing off a handicap of six - though his success reduced his playing handicap from to five.
However, research to date has examined that men are more behaviorally handicap than women (Kimble, Funk, and DaPolito, 1990), and this is the reason that women use claimed handicapping even in the academic domain (Hirt et al., 1991; Rhodewalt, 1990).
Because most or all of the handicapped spaces are taken up by drivers and their passengers who clearly have no disability or handicap that would prevent them from having to walk an extra 50 feet.
Dubai The backbone of all golfing communities is a golfer's handicap. It allows players of all abilities to play with and against each other and still have a competitive match.