vertically challenged


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vertically challenged

Short; not tall in stature. (Pseudo-politically correct slang used for humorous effect.) Whenever anyone teases me about my height, I just tell them that I'm vertically challenged! Yeah, my boyfriend is a little vertically challenged, but he's the most loving man I've ever known.
See also: challenged
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CLLR GEORGE R DUNNING, Leader, Redcar & Cleveland Council * * * * * * IN reply to the letter Vertically Challenged (25.
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But planting a peck on the cheek of the poor vertically challenged man wasn't as bad as I had imagined.
Remy manages to be cute and cuddly even though he's a rodent, Linguine wonderfully gormless and the vertically challenged head chef Skinner deviously cunning.
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