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disadvantageous

Pronunciation: /dɪsˌædvænˈteɪdʒəs; dɪsˌædvənˈteɪdʒəs/

Translation of disadvantageous in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • desventajoso, desfavorable in a disadvantageous position en (una) situación de desventaja to be disadvantageous to sb/sth ser* desventajoso or desfavorable para algn/algo
    Example sentences
    • Michael had nearly been killed in that battle, possibly because of the disadvantageous circumstances under which the battle was fought.
    • Reduced fruit set after a hurricane could be especially disadvantageous because hurricanes can create sites for plant recruitment.
    • However, they have long been in a disadvantageous and vulnerable position due to their status and restrictive regulations.

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