verb (used with object), de·prived, de·priv·ing.
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The state and county boards contended that Hutchins had not yet been deprived of the right to vote.Hundreds of Thousands of Nursing Home Residents May Not Be Able to Vote in November Because of the Pandemic|by Ryan McCarthy and Jack Gillum|August 26, 2020|ProPublica
We know that if children miss out on their education, particularly those in more deprived areas, that will have a lasting negative impact on their health and their life chances.Boris Johnson is urging parents to send their children back to school this fall|kdunn6|August 24, 2020|Fortune
Here was Genius, which had invested considerable time and money in developing its lyrics database, allegedly being deprived of traffic and revenue — an argument that many aggrieved publishers identify with.Genius not looking so smart after Google escapes liability for ‘misappropriating’ lyrics|Greg Sterling|August 11, 2020|Search Engine Land
Second, the improper use of data trusts can actually deprive citizens of their rights to their own data.The EU is launching a market for personal data. Here’s what that means for privacy.|Amy Nordrum|August 11, 2020|MIT Technology Review
SANDAG board members protesting the agency’s voting procedure last week nearly succeeded in depriving the agency of a quorum and denying it the right to make decisions.Politics Report: Down Goes One Hot-Button Ballot Measure|Andrew Keatts|July 18, 2020|Voice of San Diego
“Scorched earth,” historically, means destroying land to deprive the encroaching enemy of its use.Israel Creates ‘No Man’s Land’ in Gaza, Shrinking Strip by 40 Percent|Jesse Rosenfeld|July 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It would also deprive a lot of kids like Henry of the opportunity to present their asylum claims.
But in principle you could deprive humans of all kind of things to see what happened.
Is the market an inert force to be manipulated and exploited, to deprive it of hard-earned cash?
And to deprive somebody for money of heath care or [medical] testing is bordering on criminal.
But occasional acts of drunkenness, if the seaman in other respects performs his duty, will not deprive him of his wages.The Seaman's Friend|Richard Henry Dana
Not content with that great injury, you must also deprive me of my substance.A Life's Secret|Mrs. Henry Wood
It also seemed as if the authorities were going to deprive us of food.Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons|Henry Charles Mahoney
He begs me not to get flurried—sooner than deprive me of the pleasure of patronising him, he will give me change—he does.
But they also destroy or depreciate the money of the Government, and deprive it of a vital power.