Sentence Examples

  • His mother died and his father doesn't want to be troubled with a handicapped child.
  • Elizabeth was terribly handicapped by having no heirs of her body and no obvious English successor.
  • In the description of battles and military operations generally Grote was handicapped by the lack of personal knowledge of the country.
  • He was handicapped by the mutual jealousy of the Saxons and the Poles, and a struggle broke out in Poland which was only ended when the king promised to limit the number of his army in that country to 18,000 men.
  • Genoa has in the past been somewhat handicapped in the race by the insufficiency of railway communication, which, owing to the mountains which encircle it, is difficult to secure, many tunnels being necessary.