disadvantageous Definition

  • 1causing a disadvantage or making a situation worse
  • 2not favorable or beneficial

Using disadvantageous: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "disadvantageous" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The new policy is disadvantageous to small businesses.

  • Example

    The rainy weather was disadvantageous for the outdoor event.

  • Example

    His lack of experience put him in a disadvantageous position during the job interview.

disadvantageous Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: disadvantageous in Brief

The term 'disadvantageous' [ˌdɪsədˈvɑːntɪdʒəs] describes something that causes a disadvantage or makes a situation worse. It is often used to describe policies, weather conditions, or personal situations that are not favorable or beneficial. For example, 'The new policy is disadvantageous to small businesses.'