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Synonyms of deprivation in English:


  • 1 the cause of the rioting was unemployment and deprivation
    reduced circumstances, straitened circumstances, hand-to-mouth existence
    [Antonyms] wealth
  • 2 he was sentenced to one year's deprivation of political rights
    dispossession, withholding, withdrawal, removal, taking away, stripping, divestment, divestiture, wresting away, expropriation, seizure, confiscation, robbing, appropriation;
    denial, forfeiture, loss;
    absence, lack, unavailability, deficiency, dearth
    [Antonyms] possession
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