Translation of "deprive" - English-Spanish dictionary

deprive

verb uk /dɪˈpraɪv/ (present participle depriving, past tense and past participle deprived)

to take something, especially something necessary or pleasant, away from someone

privar
They were deprived of food for long periods of time.

(Translation of “deprive” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

deprive

verb /diˈpraiv/

(with of) to take something away from

privar de
They deprived the hostages of food and drink.
deprivation /depriˈveiʃən/ noun

(a condition of) loss, hardship etc

privación
sleep deprivation.

(an) act of depriving

privación
a deprivation of human rights.
deprived adjective

suffering from hardship etc, underprivileged

necesitado, defavorecido
deprived areas of the city
Ron came from a deprived background.

(Translation of “deprive” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)