1. To render unable or incapable; to destroy the force, vigor, or power of action of; to deprive of competent physical or intellectual power; to incapacitate; to disqualify; to make incompetent or unfit for service; to impair. A Christian's life is a perpetual exercise, a wrestling and warfare, for which sensual pleasure disables him. (Jer. Taylor) And had performed it, if my known offense Had not disabled me. (Milton) I have disabled mine estate. (Shak)
Synonym: to weaken, unfit, disqualify, incapacitate.
Origin: Disabled; Disabling.