Origin of deprivation
Related Words for self-deprivationcontrol, stoicism, self-denial, measure, mortification, teetotalism, abstemiousness, continence, soberness, discretion, self-control, frugality, sobriety, restraint, sacrifice, prudence, prohibition, moderation, austerity, constraint
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Contemporary Examples of self-deprivation
Employ temperance in all things, avoiding overindulgence in celebration or self-deprivation.The Stars Predict Your Week
Starsky + Cox
August 13, 2011
- an act or instance of depriving
- the state of being deprivedsocial deprivation; a cycle of deprivation and violence
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.