adjective. ['dɪˈpraɪvd'] marked by deprivation especially of the necessities of life or healthful environmental influences.
Words that Rhyme with Deprived
How do you pronounce deprived?
Pronounce deprived as dɪˈpraɪvd.
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Example sentences of the word deprived
1. Verb, past participle
As you execute your turn, you're going to be deprived of air for a short time.
Quotes containing the word deprived
1. The people of Liberia know what it means to be deprived of clean water, but we also know what it means to see our children to begin to smile again with a restoration of hope and faith in the future.
- Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
2. Children deprived of words become school dropouts; dropouts deprived of hope behave delinquently. Amateur censors blame delinquency on reading immoral books and magazines, when in fact, the inability to read anything is the basic trouble.
- Peter S. Jennison
3. Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.
- Thomas de Quincey