bereft of

Definition of bereft of

  1. :  not having (something that is needed, wanted, or expected) <They appear to be completely bereft of new ideas.> <a man bereft of reason>

Word by Word Definitions

bereftplay
  1. :  deprived or robbed of the possession or use of something

    :  suffering the death of a loved one :  bereaved


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