"the thumb is absent"
"her appetite was lacking"
inadequate in amount or degree;
"a deficient education"
"deficient in common sense"
"lacking in stamina"
"tested and found wanting"
- His behavior was wanting in courtesy.
- UN peacekeeping forces were found wanting.
- A few pages of this book are wanting.
Critics have not been wanting who were stupid enough to accuse them.出自： R. G. Collingwood