The state or fact of being impaired, especially in a specified faculty: a degree of physical or mental impairment [count noun]: a speech impairment
More example sentences
- Genetic reasons and diseases can cause hearing impairment, according to the doctor.
- His head injuries resulted in severe memory loss and general mental impairment.
- None of them were apparently suffering from any disease or health impairment.
Definition of impairment in:
- The US English dictionary