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Synonyms of lack

Noun


1. lack, deficiency, want, need, demand

usage: the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable; "there is a serious lack of insight into the problem"; "water is the critical deficiency in desert regions"; "for want of a nail the shoe was lost"

Verb


1. miss, lack

usage: be without; "This soup lacks salt"; "There is something missing in my jewelry box!"

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