Associations to the word «Disqualify»

Wiktionary

DISQUALIFY, verb. To make ineligible for something, by the explicit revocation of a previous qualification.

Dictionary definition

DISQUALIFY, verb. Make unfit or unsuitable; "Your income disqualifies you".
DISQUALIFY, verb. Declare unfit; "She was disqualified for the Olympics because she was a professional athlete".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats