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  Words related to lack

Related / Similar Words: deficiency, want, miss

 

Definition:
  • the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable; "there is a serious lack of insight into the problem"; "water is the critical deficiency in desert regions"; "for want of a nail the shoe was lost";
  • be without; "This soup lacks salt"; "There is something missing in my jewellery box!";

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    Hyponyms: absence, dearth, famine, shortage, mineral deficiency, stringency, tightness, want, exclude

     

    Derivational Morphology: want, need, require, miss, deficiency

     

    Anagrams: calk

     

     
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