To disqualify someone is to rule them out as a possible candidate or winner. If you disqualify someone in a competition, you're telling them that they are not allowed to compete.

  • The judges disqualified the contestant for cheating.

  • The company disqualified the candidate for being too old.

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Example Sentences for disqualify

  • 1

    The person was disqualified.

  • 2

    Is it okay to disqualify like that

  • 3

    He was disqualified in the semifinal.

  • 4

    The coach disqualified the teammates.

  • 5

    The soccer player was disqualified.

  • 6

    It is the fame of the photograph which disqualifies it.

  • 7

    It was cruel to disqualify for such a minor fault.

  • 8

    He was disqualified to play the game.

  • 9

    The third foul disqualifies the player.

  • 10

    They should not had disqualified the people in that way.