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English definition of “deprived”

deprived

adjective
 
 
/dɪˈpraɪvd/
not having enough food, money, and the things that you need to have a normal life: children from deprived backgrounds Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessaryPoverty and poor
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