Translation of "lack" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /læk/ us

B2 [ T ] to not have something, or not have enough of something

eksik olmak; yokluk; bir şey yetersiz olmak
She really lacks confidence.
be lacking

If something that you need is lacking, you do not have enough of it.

bir şeyin eksik olması, yeterli miktarda olmaması
Enthusiasm has been sadly lacking these past few months at work.
be lacking in sth

to not have a quality

eksik olmak; ...dan/den yoksun olmak; ...sı/si yeterli olmamak
He's totally lacking in charm of any sort.

(Translation of “lack verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)