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deprivation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of deprivation

  1. the state of being robbed of something normally enjoyed <the concern of some that there has been a deprivation of rights since the passing of laws to combat the threat of terrorism> Synonyms privation, lossRelated Words absence, dearth, lack, need, want; dispossession; denial, forfeit, forfeiture, penalty, sacrifice; bereavement; deficiency, inadequacy, insufficiency, paucity, poverty, scarcity, shortageNear Antonyms control, ownership, possession; accumulation, acquiring, gain





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