Associations to the word «Deprived»


DEPRIVED, adjective. Subject to deprivation; poor.
DEPRIVED, verb. Past participle of deprive

Dictionary definition

DEPRIVED, adjective. Marked by deprivation especially of the necessities of life or healthful environmental influences; "a childhood that was unhappy and deprived, the family living off charity"; "boys from a deprived environment, wherein the family life revealed a pattern of neglect, moral degradation, and disregard for law".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke