The word “habilitates” has 4 syllables: ha-bil-i-tates.

It's pronounced as /həˈbɪlɪteɪts/.

What is synonym and antonym for habilitates?

In the thesaurus, “habilitates” has 15 synonyms and 16 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for habilitates along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for habilitates

  • attire
  • bundle up
  • cloak
  • disguise
  • do up
  • drape
  • dress
  • dress up
  • equip
  • fit
  • redeems
  • reforms
  • rehabilitates
  • swaddle
  • swathe

Antonyms for habilitates

  • corrupts
  • debauches
  • degrades
  • demeans
  • demoralizes
  • disrobe
  • lowers
  • open
  • perverts
  • poisons
  • profanes
  • prostitutes
  • reveal
  • subverts
  • uncover
  • warps

Meanings of habilitates

  • verb
    1. To enable one to function in a given manner; to make one capable of performing a given function or of conducting something; to make one fit to fulfill a given purpose or competent to act within a particular role.
    2. To qualify oneself, through a demonstration of ability, to function in a certain capacity or to act within a certain role.
    3. In European institutions of higher education, to qualify as an instructor or professor, usually by defending a dissertation or similar project.
    4. To supply money to work a mine.

Example Sentences

  • The rehabilitation center habilitates injured animals before releasing them back into the wild.
  • The training program effectively habilitates individuals with disabilities to lead independent lives.
  • The social outreach program diligently habilitates at-risk youth, providing them with essential life skills and opportunities.
  • The educational institution actively habilitates students to become proficient in various fields.
  • Through skill-building workshops, the organization consistently habilitates community members to enhance their employability.

On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to habilitates, such as: attire, bundle up, cloak, corrupts, debauches, degrades, demeans.

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