Origin of deprivation
Examples from the Web for deprivation
But delay hurts, deprivation is unfair, and waiting (and waiting) matters.Last of the Anti-Gay Marriage Judges
September 5, 2014
For those who escape direct physical injury, there remain the ill effects of displacement and deprivation.Palestinian Kids’ PTSD Could Last Generations
August 18, 2014
The bequiffed, vegan bard of misery is most definitely the son and heir of the bald, bicycle-clipped poet of deprivation.Viva Hate: Inside the World of Morrissey
December 23, 2013
And when Barbara was taken from us, it was no deprivation to Barbara when my father devoted that same ardor to Nancy.My Eulogy for My Father, Murray Frum
May 31, 2013
Dogs absorb death, deprivation, and random gunfire as acutely as any soldier.My Dog Solha: From Afghanistan, With PTSD
March 13, 2013
And from dropsy to the deprivation of life into which your folly will bring you.The Imaginary Invalid
The most amazing thing about him is that he turns hardship and deprivation into pleasure.Mountain Meditations
Deprivation of it quickly produces a starved physical condition.No Animal Food
Rupert H. Wheldon
This was deprivation of the privileges of a freeman and banishment from the City.The History of London
Without the deprivation of a single necessity, or comfort, even.
- an act or instance of depriving
- the state of being deprivedsocial deprivation; a cycle of deprivation and violence
Word Origin and History for deprivation
mid-15c., "removal from office or position," from Medieval Latin deprivationem (nominative deprivatio), noun of action from past participle stem of deprivare (see deprive).
- The absence, loss, or withholding of something needed.