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Lacking

Pronunciation of Lacking
/lˈakɪŋ/, /lˈakɪŋ/, /l_ˈa_k_ɪ_ŋ/

Synonyms for lacking:

Sense 1

absentee, lean, irrecoverable, except, short of, misplaced, no place, forfeit, unavailable, awol, tied up, unobtainable, lost, unaccounted-for, unattainable, long-lost, nowhere, long-awaited, due.

Sense 2

destitute, stray.

Sense 3

defective.

Sense 7

barren.

Sense 10

innocent.

thin

meager.

void

devoid.

Other synonyms and related words:

destitute, substandard, meager, lean, unobtainable, nowhere, inferior, defective, abstracted, lost, barren, low, devoid, unavailable, innocent, absentee, scarce, except, short of, misplaced, tied up, shy, irrecoverable.

absent (adjective)

departed, out, away, elsewhere, nonexistent, abstract, gone, absent, empty, void, wanting, Omitted, truant, vacant, missing, no-show.

deficient (adjective)

imperfect, deficient, inadequate, insufficient.

incomplete (adjective)

fragmentary, Unaccomplished, short, scanty, unattained, unfinished, insufficient, fractional, discontinuous, sectional, embryonic, segmental, immature, unachieved, partial, deficient, unfulfilled, incomplete, missing, undone, Curtailed, unsatisfactory, patchy.

lost (adjective)

irrecoverable.

short (adjective)

short.

wanting, deficient (adjective)

inadequate, defective, Needing, incomplete, missing, short.

Sense 1 (noun)

lost, unattainable, misplaced, unavailable.

Sense 2 (noun)

defective.

Sense 4 (noun)

barren, devoid, destitute, innocent.

lacking (noun)

deficient, absent, wanting, inadequate, missing, nonexistent.

lacking (verb)

Requiring, Defaulting, Needing.

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