challenged

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challenged

  1. simple past tense and past participle of challenge

Adjective[edit]

challenged (comparative more challenged, superlative most challenged)

  1. Lacking some physical or mental attribute or skill; used after adverbs to make politically correct adjectives.
    mentally challenged
  2. Used following adverbs to make jocular adjectives in imitation of and mocking politically correct adjectives of this kind, as "X-challenged" = "lacking X".
    vertically challenged

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