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Mentally challenged, learning disabled, developmentally delayed, special needs, learning delayed,...or simply disabled. Retarded and slow are demeaning.
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What does the word retard mean?

In the sense of childhood development, mentally slow, 1810. Originating with the Latin 'retardare' in the 13th Century.

What are alternatives to the word retard?

  answer   idiot, dumbo, moron, half-wit, imbecile, slow, dumb, unsmart   answer   idiot, dumbo, moron, half-wit, imbecile, slow, dumb, unsmart   answ

Is retarded a bad word?

When it is used to make fun of someone, it is a bad word and you  are likely to get in trouble for saying it. However, it is still  legitimately used by doctors. For example

What is a retardent?

Something that slows the progress of something else. An impediment would be a better word to use.

What is an alternative word for the word cab?

An alternative word for cab, which is also used among many people would be 'taxi'. Taxi's are cars that are on-call to customers and drive them to their destinations. However,