Definition of ableist in English:

ableist

adjective

(also ablist)

See ableism

‘Continued racist, sexist, homophobic, ageist, and ableist institutions and behavior create particular circumstances for these groups, usually disadvantaging them in their opportunity to develop their capacities.’
  • ‘Thomson argues there is now evidence of a departure from and revision of the medicalized ableist legacy to be found in exemplary postmodern black women's writing.’
  • ‘If I have inadvertently displayed any sexist, racist, lookist, ableist, or any other type of bias as yet unnamed, I apologise.’
  • ‘The cover design appears to be rather male-dominated, white, and ableist.’