Meaning of disqualify
Pronunciation: (dis-kwol'u-fī"), [key]
— -fied, -fy•ing.
- to deprive of qualification or fitness; render unfit; incapacitate.
- to deprive of legal, official, or other rights or privileges; declare ineligible or unqualified.
- to deprive of the right to participate in or win a contest because of a violation of the rules.
- disqualify (Thesaurus)