Synonyms of deficiency in English:

deficiency

noun

  • 1 a vitamin deficiency
    insufficiency, lack, shortage, want, dearth, inadequacy, deficit, shortfall; scarcity, paucity, absence, deprivation, shortness
    [Antonyms] surplus
  • 2 the team's big deficiency
    [Antonyms] strength
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    Word of the day hypnopompic
    Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
    adjective
    relating to the state immediately preceding waking up