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lack·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deficient, lacking(p), wanting(p)(adj)

    inadequate in amount or degree

    "a deficient education"; "deficient in common sense"; "lacking in stamina"; "tested and found wanting"

  2. lacking, absent, missing, wanting(adj)

    nonexistent

    "the thumb is absent"; "her appetite was lacking"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lacking

    of Lack

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  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say lacking in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lacking in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lacking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of lacking in a Sentence

  1. Olga Valles:

    We are lacking in heroes, someone who does something right. This spurs us on, makes carnival more animated.

  2. Eric Olson:

    American Bridge was definitely lacking, from a public health standpoint, what's really concerning is that they did not address the drinking water quality.

  3. Olav Hellebo:

    What has really been lacking in the cell therapy field is controlled clinical data and that's really what we are doing now, it's not done yet but it definitely has the potential to offer new therapies.

  4. Eric Gustafson:

    They didn't give us a reason for it. The communication was lacking.

  5. Ravi Retnakaran:

    The literature really is lacking in these types of studies with repeated assessment, you may not be completely out of the woods if you’re classified as healthy obese.

Images & Illustrations of lacking

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