Definition of disablist in English:



  • Discriminating or prejudiced against people who are disabled.

    ‘we are in danger of becoming a disablist society’
    • ‘It helps them to avoid addressing the true cause of that anger i.e. the attitudes and policies of an overtly disablist society.’
    • ‘Commonly used by traditionalist comedians, who ‘tell’ ageist, disablist, homophobic, sexist, racist jokes.’
    • ‘Remember that your writing should be free of sexist, racist, and disablist language.’
    biased, bigoted, discriminatory, partisan, partial, one-sided, jaundiced, intolerant, narrow-minded, unfair, unjust, inequitable, non-objective, unobjective, blinkered, parti pris, coloured, distorted, warped, loaded, weighted
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