a deprived area
- Many mothers of young children, deprived of intellectual stimulation, become quite depressed.
- They heard from one man about his deprived childhood in an institution.
- The Prince's tour conveniently omitted the most deprived areas of the city.
- These measures are intended to help people from a deprived background.
- As children, my sister and I didn't have a TV at home, but I didn't feel particularly deprived.
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