Sentence Examples


  • Poor means of communication have always been a great handicap to the industries of the island.
  • I'd like to eliminate your handicap of life's tribulations and fund you.
  • The real handicap of the western counties would be shown in comparing aggregate yields per given area; for much land is normally inarable.
  • Had still further economies been practised (in the Struma valley for instance) this handicap might have disappeared.
  • The fact that its product is shut out of its natural markets, without gaining that of the United States, is also a great handicap. The civic status of the people is still unsettled, but there has been under American rule a notable advance in the well-being of the island.