Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: deprivation
IPA transcription: [d,ɛpɹəv'eɪʃən]
Pronunciations of deprivation
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: privation, deprivation
    Meaning: act of depriving someone of food or money or rights; "nutritional privation"; "deprivation of civil rights"
  • Synonyms: loss, deprivation
    Meaning: the disadvantage that results from losing something; "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"; "losing him is no great deprivation"
  • Synonyms: privation, want, deprivation, neediness
    Meaning: a state of extreme poverty
Usage examples
  • And for this reason the loss of a son or brother, or the deprivation of fortune, is to him of all men least terrible.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Jack the Ripper, License CC BY-SA 4.0