Synonyms for lack


1. lack, deficiency, want, need, demand
usage: the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable; "there is a serious lack of insight into the problem"; "water is the critical deficiency in desert regions"; "for want of a nail the shoe was lost"


1. miss, lack
usage: be without; "This soup lacks salt"; "There is something missing in my jewelry box!"
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