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  1. depriveverb



  2. depriveverb

    To take something away (and keep it away); deny someone of something.



Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.5 / 2 votes

  1. deprive

    strip, bereave, despoil, rob, divest, dispossess, abridge, depose, prevent, hinder

    invest, endow, compensate, enrich, supply, present, reinstate, indemnify

Princeton's WordNet4.0 / 1 vote

  1. deprive, strip, divestverb

    take away possessions from someone

    "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"

    strip down, clean, discase, leach, foray, divest, pillage, unclothe, dismantle, strip, disrobe, undress, reave, rifle, denude, uncase, impoverish, despoil, ransack, loot, peel, plunder, bare, denudate, disinvest


  2. depriveverb

    keep from having, keeping, or obtaining

    divest, impoverish, strip


  3. deprive, impoverishverb

    take away

    divest, impoverish, strip


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  1. depriveverb

    dispossess, divest, strip, rob, BEREAVE, take from

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  1. depriveverb

    dispossess, strip, divest, despoil

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "deprive":

    deny, rob

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  1. Paul Ryan:

    Through these investigations we have uncovered serious and unprecedented actions taken by the most senior IRS official in charge of the non-profit unit, Lois Lerner, to deprive conservative organizations of their constitutional rights, despite the DOJ closing its investigation, the Ways and Means Committee will continue to find answers and hold the IRS accountable for its actions.

  2. Federico Fellni:

    I claim the right to contradict myself. I don't want to deprive myself of the right to talk nonsense, and I ask humbly to be allowed to be wrong sometimes.

  3. Mark Twain:

    There are people who strictly deprive themselves of each and every eatable, drinkable, and smokable which has in any way acquired a shady reputation. They pay this price for health. And health is all they get for it. How strange it is. It is like paying out your whole fortune for a cow that has gone dry.

  4. Mohammed Kanar:

    The Malkohi camp in its present state is not conducive for that due to uncontrolled visits by relations and members of the public which deprive the rescued women the needed concentration to overcome their trauma induced by their captivity in the hands of Boko Haram?.

  5. Albert Gallatin:

    The whole of the Bill of Rights is a declaration of the right of the people at large or considered as individuals... It establishes some rights of the individual as unalienable and which consequently, no majority has a right to deprive them of.

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