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Definition 1: someone who is incapacitated by a chronic illness or injury - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for invalid in the sense of this definition

(invalid is a kind of ...) a person suffering from an illness

(... is a member of invalid) people who are confined to their homes

Definition 2: injure permanently - [verb of body]

Samples where invalid or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He was disabled in a car accident

Synonyms for invalid in the sense of this definition

(invalid is a kind of ...) cause injuries or bodily harm to

(... is a kind of invalid ) disable by cutting the hock

(invalid is a kind of ...) remove from a position or an office

Definition 4: having no cogency or legal force - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where invalid or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • invalid reasoning
  • an invalid driver's license

(invalid is similar to ...) not capable of being collected

"a bad (or uncollectible) debt"

(invalid is similar to ...) containing or based on a fallacy

"fallacious reasoning" "an unsound argument"

(invalid is similar to ...) erroneous and usually accidental

"a false start" "a false alarm"

(invalid is similar to ...) ostensibly valid, but not actually valid

"a spurious argument"

(invalid is similar to ...) deprived of legal force

(invalid is similar to ...) lacking any legal or binding force

"null and void"

(invalid is similar to ...) plausible but misleading

(means also ...) of marriages and offspring; not recognized as lawful

Definition 5: no longer valid - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where invalid or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the license is invalid

(invalid is similar to ...) having come to an end or become void after passage of a period of time

"an expired passport" "caught driving with an expired license"

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