disqualify
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /dɪsˈkwɒlɪfaɪ/
Verb

disqualify (disqualifies, present participle disqualifying; past and past participle disqualified)

  1. (transitive) To make ineligible for something.
    My age disqualifies me for the position.
  2. (transitive) To exclude from consideration by the explicit revocation of a previous qualification.
    The athlete was disqualified after performance-enhancing drugs were found in his hotel room.
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