What is another word for dyslexia?

Pronunciation: [dɪslˈɛksi͡ə] (IPA)

Dyslexia is a learning disability that affects a person's ability to read and write. However, there are a lot of other terms that are used to refer to this condition. Some of the most common synonyms for dyslexia include reading disorder, learning difficulty, reading disability, developmental dyslexia, specific reading disability, and reading impairment. While these terms are all used to describe the same condition, they may carry slightly different connotations or be used in different contexts. Regardless of the term that is used, it is important to remember that individuals with dyslexia can still excel in other areas and that with support, they can learn to manage their learning challenges.

What are the hypernyms for Dyslexia?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Dyslexia?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Famous quotes with Dyslexia

  • I was dyslexic before anybody knew what dyslexia was. I was called 'slow'. It's an awful feeling to think of yourself as 'slow' - it's horrible.
    Robert Benton
  • I do a lot of work with the dyslexia Institute because, for people with dyslexia who do not have parental support, it is a huge disadvantage. I was fortunate because my Mum was a teacher and she taught me to work hard.
    Susan Hampshire
  • I was growing up in the 50's and 60's. Back then they didn't even know what dyslexia was.
    Bruce Jenner
  • Ozzy has dyslexia.
    Zakk Wylde
  • [Learning difficulties are a cover for] rich parents with dumb kids...That's why 'Pinch' Sulzberger, the publisher of The , is alleged to have dyslexia — because he's retarded.
    Ann Coulter

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