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bereft

adjective     /bɪˈreft/ formal
bereft of sth
completely without something: They were bereft of new ideas.Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessary
[never before noun] alone and extremely sad: She was left bereft by his death.Feeling sad and unhappy
Translations of “bereft”
in Spanish privado de…
in Vietnamese bị mất…
in Thai หมด…
in Malaysian kehilangan…
in French privé de…
in German beraubt…
in Indonesian kehilangan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺乏…的, 感到失落的…
in Turkish yalnız ve son derece üzgün…
in Russian опустошенный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺乏…的, 感到失落的…
in Polish opuszczony, osamotniony…
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