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lacuna

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  1. 1 a falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number attributes many of the nation's problems to a lacuna of leadership at the top Synonyms of lacuna crunch, dearth, deficit, drought (also drouth), failure, famine, inadequacy, inadequateness, insufficiency, lack, deficiency, paucity, pinch, poverty, scantiness, scarceness, scarcity, shortage, undersupply, wantWords Related to lacuna absence, omission; meagerness, poorness, skimpiness; necessity, need, privationNear Antonyms of lacuna bountifulness, copiousness; excess, overabundance, oversupply, surfeit, surplusAntonyms of lacuna abundance, adequacy, amplitude, opulence, plenitude, plenty, sufficiency, wealth

  2. 2 an incomplete or deficient area a lacuna in its collection of Impressionists that the museum is trying to fill Synonyms of lacuna hiatus, hole, gap, space, voidWords Related to lacuna defectiveness, detriment, disability, failing, fault, impairment, weakness; deficiency, deficit, imperfection, inadequacy, inadequateness, incompleteness, insufficience, insufficiency, lack, need, shortcoming, shortfall, wantNear Antonyms of lacuna completeness, fullness


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