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deprive

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of deprive

  1. 1 to take something away from working those long hours was depriving him of his sleep Synonyms of deprive abate, bereave, divest, strip Words Related to deprive denude; cheat, clean (out), defraud, shortchange; bankrupt, disfurnish, impoverish

  2. 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 Synonyms of deprive defrock, depose, dethrone, displace, oust, uncrown, unmake, unseat, unthroneWords Related to deprive can, cashier, discharge, dismiss, fire, muster out, remove, retire, sack; overthrow, subvert, supplant, topple, usurp; banish, boot (out), bounce, cast out, chase, drum (out), eject, expel, extrude, rout, run off, throw outNear Antonyms of deprive baptize, inaugurate, induct, initiate, install, instate, invest; appoint, designate, electAntonyms of deprive crown, enthrone, throne



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