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bereft

adjective [after verb] uk   us   /bɪˈreft/ formal
not having something or feeling great loss: Alone now and almost penniless, he was bereft of hope. After the last of their children had left home the couple felt utterly bereft.
Translations of “bereft”
in Vietnamese bị mất…
in Spanish privado de…
in Thai หมด…
in Malaysian kehilangan…
in French privé de…
in German beraubt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺乏…的, 感到失落的…
in Indonesian kehilangan…
in Russian опустошенный…
in Turkish yalnız ve son derece üzgün…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺乏…的, 感到失落的…
in Polish opuszczony, osamotniony…
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