marked by deprivation especially of the necessities of life or healthful environmental influences;
"a childhood that was unhappy and deprived, the family living off charity"
"boys from a deprived environment, wherein the family life revealed a pattern of neglect, moral degradation, and disregard for law"
- She was deprived of all the rewards that she deserved.
- They are deprived of their rights as citizens.
- What will a student do if he were deprived of his books?
- A man without an education, many of us believe, is an unfortunate victim of adverse circumstances deprived of one of the greatest twenty-century opportunities.
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