challenged

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʃæl.əndʒd/
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  • Hyphenation: chal‧lenged

Adjective[edit]

challenged (comparative more challenged, superlative most challenged)

  1. (euphemistic) Lacking some physical or mental attribute or skill ; used after adverbs to make politically correct adjectives.
    mentally challenged
  2. (humorous) Used following adverbs to make adjectives in imitation of and mocking adjectives of this kind.
    vertically challenged

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Verb[edit]

challenged

  1. simple past tense and past participle of challenge