Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: impair
IPA transcription: [,ɪmp'ɛɹ]
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: impair
    Meaning: make worse or less effective; "His vision was impaired"
  • Synonyms: mar, impair, spoil, deflower, vitiate
    Meaning: make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty"
Usage examples
  • It will impair our standing with other States and the world.
  • The strength of a given criticism is determined by asking: Does it in any way impair the soundness of the argument against which it is directed?