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Synonyms for deprivation
ˌdɛp rəˈveɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. privation, want, deprivation, neediness(noun)

    a state of extreme poverty

    Synonyms:
    neediness, need, loss, wishing, wish, privation, lack, deficiency, want

  2. loss, deprivation(noun)

    the disadvantage that results from losing something

    "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"; "losing him is no great deprivation"

    Synonyms:
    passing, red, exit, release, red ink, going, loss, personnel casualty, expiration, privation, neediness, departure, want

  3. privation, deprivation(noun)

    act of depriving someone of food or money or rights

    "nutritional privation"; "deprivation of civil rights"

    Synonyms:
    want, neediness, privation, loss

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. deprivation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    loss, privation, BEREAVEMENT, dispossession

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How to use deprivation in a sentence?

  1. Octavio Paz:

    Literature is the expression of a feeling of deprivation, a recourse against a sense of something missing. But the contrary is also true: language is what makes us human. It is a recourse against the meaningless noise and silence of nature and history.

  2. Tim Durbin:

    Twice we have done two marathons in 24 hours. Sleep deprivation will likely be a factor going forward.

  3. Philip Saltier:

    Americans become unhappy and vicious because their preoccupation with amassing possessions obliterates their loneliness. This is why production in America seems to be on such an endless upward spiral: every time we buy something we deepen our emotional deprivation and hence our need to buy something.

  4. Jimmy Carter:

    The measure of a society is found in how they treat their weakest and most helpless citizens. As Americans, we are blessed with circumstances that protect our human rights and our religious freedom, but for many people around the world, deprivation and persecution have become a way of life.

  5. Christopher Barnes:

    There are 70 countries that practice daylight saving time, so you have millions of people suffering from sleep deprivation, we work and live in a culture that tries to cram in so much activity. Because of this, everything else suffers. I always tell my students that sleep makes everything better : your work, your life, your health and your relationships.

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