There are 2 translations of lack in Spanish:

lack1

Pronunciation: /læk/

n

  • lack of sth falta (f) or [formal] carencia (f)de algo lack of resources falta or [formal] carencia de recursos lack of sleep falta de sueño there's no lack of interest, but … no es que no haya or que falte interés, pero …, no es que haya falta de interés, pero … for lack of anything better to do a falta de algo mejor que hacer it won't be for lack of trying no será porque no lo haya intentado

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of lack in Spanish:

lack2

vt

  • no tener*, carecer* de [formal] it lacks originality le falta or no tiene originalidad, carece de originalidad [formal] she lacks confidence no tiene confianza en sí misma, carece de confianza en sí misma [formal] he doesn't lack enthusiasm entusiasmo no le falta he lacks a sense of purpose no tiene rumbo en la vida what she lacks in intelligence she makes up for in enthusiasm lo que no tiene de inteligente, lo tiene de entusiasta

vi

  • [literario/literary]to lack for sth they lack for nothing no les falta nada, no carecen de nada [formal]

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.