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deprive


deprive

verb

Definition of DEPRIVE

1
to take something away from <working those long hours was depriving him of his sleep>
2
to remove from a position of prominence or power (as a throne) <one of scores of bishops who had been deprived after the anticlericals came to power>
Antonyms crown, enthrone, throne

March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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