Associations to the word «Deprivation»
DEPRIVATION, noun. (countable) The act of depriving, dispossessing, or bereaving; the act of deposing or divesting of some dignity.
DEPRIVATION, noun. (uncountable) The state of being deprived; privation; loss; want; bereavement.
DEPRIVATION, noun. (countable) The taking away from a clergyman of his benefice, or other spiritual promotion or dignity.
DEPRIVATION, noun. (followed by “of”) lack
DEPRIVATION, noun. A state of extreme poverty.
DEPRIVATION, noun. The disadvantage that results from losing something; "his loss of credibility led to his resignation"; "losing him is no great deprivation".
DEPRIVATION, noun. Act of depriving someone of food or money or rights; "nutritional privation"; "deprivation of civil rights".
Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.