be impaired

See: suffer
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Our friendship cannot be impaired by it, and in happier times, when your situation is as independent as mine, it will unite us again in the same intimacy as ever.
One fact that makes disability so hard to understand is that there is no single model of disability; the human body can be impaired in an almost infinite number of ways, and people of all walks of life can become impaired.
(8,9) Vocal fold movement might be impaired by the surrounding inflammatory processes, a condition that mimics vocal fold paralysis.
If the confidentiality provisions included in these treaties and agreements were given short shrift, the negotiation of taxpayer-specific agreements would be disrupted and, equally important, the ongoing working relationship between the United States and its treaty partners would be impaired.
The only concern that I may have is that your body would adapt to the use of sodium bicarbonate such that without it the ability to perform may be impaired to a slight extent.
One of the major duties of the committee is to identify members of the medical staff who may be impaired. To this end, it is advisable to have broad representation of the medical staff.
In thinking about such issues, the Board begins from the premise that it is absolutely essential that the extraordinary liquidity and efficiency of the government securities market not be impaired. This liquidity is important to the smooth functioning of the financial system; it facilitates the implementation of monetary policy through open market operations; and it allows the Treasury to issue federal debt at the lowest possible cost to the taxpayers.
Most of us known from occasional nights of excess that when we get drunk we will be impaired both while intoxicated and the next morning.
In thinking about such issues, the Board begins from the premise that it is absolutely essential that the extraordinary liquidity and efficiency of the government securities market not be impaired. This liquidity is important to the smooth functioning of the financial system, it facilitates the implementation of monetary policy through open market operations, and it allows the Treasury to issue federal debt at the lowest possible cost to the taxpayers.