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1. deprivation

noun. ['ˌdɛprəˈveɪʃən'] act of depriving someone of food or money or rights.

Synonyms

  • pauperization
  • starvation
  • social control
  • pauperisation
  • starving
  • impoverishment

Antonyms

  • denationalization
  • mobilization
  • nationalization
  • nourished

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Rhymes with Deprivation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Sentences with deprivation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Studies suggest that sleep deprivation may be bad for the metabolism.

Quotes about deprivation


1. Deprivation is the mother of poetry.
- Leonard Cohen, The Favorite Game

2. deprivation

noun. ['ˌdɛprəˈveɪʃən'] a state of extreme poverty.

Synonyms

  • neediness
  • poorness
  • want
  • impoverishment
  • poverty

Antonyms

  • fruitfulness
  • superiority
  • high quality
  • despair

3. deprivation

noun. ['ˌdɛprəˈveɪʃən'] the disadvantage that results from losing something.

Synonyms

  • disadvantage

Antonyms

  • adequacy
  • sufficiency
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