Definition of Impair. Meaning of Impair. Synonyms of Impair

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Definition of Impair

Impair
Impair Im*pair", v. t. To grow worse; to deteriorate. --Milton.
Impair
Impair Im"pair, a. [F. impair uneven, L. impar; im- not + par equal.] Not fit or appropriate. [Obs.]
Impair
Impair Im*pair", n. Diminution; injury. [Obs.]
Impair
Impair Im*pair", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Impaired; p. pr. & vb. n. Impairing.] [Written also empair.] [OE. empeiren, enpeiren, OF. empeirier, empirier, F. empirer, LL. impejorare; L. pref. im- in + pejorare to make worse, fr. pejor worse. Cf. Appair.] To make worse; to diminish in quantity, value, excellence, or strength; to deteriorate; as, to impair health, character, the mind, value. Time sensibly all things impairs. --Roscommon. In years he seemed, but not impaired by years. --Pope. Syn: To diminish; decrease; injure; weaken; enfeeble; debilitate; reduce; debase; deteriorate.

Meaning of Impair from wikipedia

- Impairment may refer to: In health, any loss or abnormality of physiological, psychological, or anatomical structure or function, whether permanent or...
- Visual impairment, also known as vision impairment or vision loss, is a decreased ability to see to a degree that causes problems not fixable by usual...
- An impaired ****et is an ****et which has a market value less than the value listed on its owner's balance sheet. According to U.S. accounting rules (known...
- conditions, or impairments, may be cognitive, developmental, intellectual, mental, physical, sensory, or a combination of multiple factors. Impairments causing...
- Foetal impairment(s) are grounds for an abortion in New Zealand. Foetal impairment is the existence of life-threatening or serious anatomical signs that...
- offense of driving, operating, or being in control of a vehicle while impaired by alcohol or drugs (including recreational drugs and those prescribed...
- Liver disease (also called hepatic disease) is a type of damage to or disease of the liver. Whenever the course of the problem lasts long, chronic liver...
- brain is damaged by injury or disease. The symptoms involve progressive impairments to memory, thinking, and behavior, which negatively impact a person's...
- An impairment rating is a percentage intended to represent the degree of an individual's impairment, which is a deviation away from one's normal health...
- cognitive impairment in those over the age of 65 without symptoms is of unclear benefit versus harm as of 2020. Older people with cognitive impairment appear...