vertically challenged

см. challenged низкорослый, невысокого роста

"Life Is a Struggle for the Vertically Challenged" (Joseph Blocher)

ирон. Vertically Challenged Red Riding Hood — Вертикально озадаченная девочка в красном головном уборе

The English annotation is below. (English-Russian). 2003.

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  • Vertically Challenged (EP) — Infobox Album | Name = Vertically Challenged Type = EP Artist = Lady Sovereign Released = November 15 2005 Recorded = Genre = Hip hop Length = Label = ChocolateIndustries Producer = Reviews = Last album = This album = Vertically Challenged (2005) …   Wikipedia

  • vertically challenged —    of short stature    But not a mountaineer. See also challenged:     A better deal for the vertically challenged was urged yesterday by Dr David Weeks, a consultant psychiatrist, who said that shortism was as pernicious as sexism and racism.… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • vertically\ challenged — a short person She s so vertically challenged she uses a step stool to get in and out of her car …   Dictionary of american slang

  • vertically challenged —    This term is a humoristic way of referring to someone who is not very tall.     High shelves are difficult for vertically challenged shoppers …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • vertically challenged — (used as a euphemism) short in stature. * * * …   Universalium

  • vertically challenged — adjective Of a person, short …   Wiktionary

  • vertically-challenged — not tall, short …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vertically challenged — ver′tically chal′lenged adj. cvb (used as a euphemism) short in stature …   From formal English to slang

  • vertically challenged — (used as a euphemism) short in stature …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vertically challenged (disambiguation) — Vertically challenged may refer to:*Dwarfism, a medical condition * Vertically Challenged (2005), an EP by Lady Sovereign …   Wikipedia

  • challenged — established itself in the 1980s and 1990s as a combining element forming politically correct alternatives to potentially sensitive or offensive descriptions of people, as in cerebrally challenged (= stupid), intellectually challenged (= backward) …   Modern English usage


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