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lack

verb [T]
 
 
/læk/
to not have enough of something that is necessary: Most of the candidates had the right qualifications but lacked the necessary skills.
Translations of “lack”
in Arabic يَفْتَقِر…
in Korean 부족하다…
in Malaysian kurang…
in French manquer de qqch.…
in Turkish eksik olmak, yokluk, bir şey yetersiz olmak…
in Italian mancare di…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺少,缺乏…
in Russian испытывать недостаток (в чем-либо)…
in Polish nie mieć, ≈ brakować komuś czegoś…
in Vietnamese thiếu…
in Spanish carecer de…
in Portuguese faltar, carecer de…
in Thai ขาด…
in German fehlen…
in Catalan mancar de…
in Japanese ~が足りない…
in Indonesian kurang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺少,缺乏…
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