Search for crossword answers and clues

Answer for the clue "Ground delays besetting team - Reading awkward with this ", 8 letters:

Alternative clues for the word dyslexia

Word definitions for dyslexia in dictionaries

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
noun COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS ■ ADJECTIVE acquired ▪ This model has been extremely successful in enabling us to understand acquired dyslexia . ▪ This pattern of acquired dyslexia is in fact seen. ■ NOUN surface ▪ Which of these various possibilities provides...

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
dyslexia \dyslexia\ n. an impaired ability to read.

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. (context neurology pathology English) A learning disability in which a person finds it difficult to read and write.

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
c.1887, from German dyslexie (1883), from Greek dys- "bad, abnormal, difficult" (see dys- ) + lexis "word," from legein "speak" (see lecture (n.)) + abstract noun ending -ia . Dyslexic (n.) is first recorded 1961; dyslectic (adj.) from 1964.

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. impaired ability to learn to read

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Dyslexia , also known as reading disorder , is characterized by trouble with reading despite normal intelligence . Different people are affected to varying degrees. Problems may include difficulties in spelling words, reading quickly, writing words , "sounding...

Usage examples of dyslexia.

My job, as I saw it, was not just to shore up reading, writing, or arithmeticskills, nor to ameliorate dyslexia, dysgraphia, or dyscalculia, but to try to help children become successful in their place of work -- school -- and to improve the quality of their lives.

Besides suffering from undiagnosed dyslexia that impaired his ability to read, he would often stutter when beginning to speak, his mind would wander in mid-sentence, and it was difficult for him to follow simple instructions.

Alzheimer's, muscular dystrophy, hemophilia, leukemia, anorexia, diabetes, cancer, multiple sclerosis, cystic fibrosis, cerebral palsy, dyslexia, for Christ sakes –.