Synonyms and Antonyms of deprivation
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
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up deprivation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).