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Synonyms for deprivation

Synonyms for deprivation

the condition of being deprived of what one once had or ought to have

Synonyms for deprivation

a state of extreme poverty

the disadvantage that results from losing something


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act of depriving someone of food or money or rights

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The prevalence of emotional deprivation in various studies conducted among Indian elderly people varies from 55% to 65%.
Our purpose in this study was to investigate whether or not emotional deprivation, abandonment/instability, mistrust/abuse, social isolation/alienation, and defectiveness/shame (the five EMS in the disconnection and rejection domain) negatively influenced the peer connectedness of university students in emerging adulthood, either directly or indirectly, via interpersonal orientation.
The items are related to emotional deprivation and social companionship, which are two important components of the quality of interpersonal relationships.
These two arguments, fear needing protection versus social and emotional deprivation caused by lack of parenting are not mutually exclusive.
Still, emotional deprivation has cost her more than she cares to admit, and she holds her loneliness at arm's length by working
Although Professor Cannadine is unsparing about Mellon's personal failings, and in particular the legacy of emotional deprivation he passed on to his two children, Ailsa and Paul, the final impression that the book leaves is of the great debt that the USA owes to the founder of one of the country's major charitable foundations and one of its greatest art galleries.
During a childhood of material and emotional deprivation, he began drawing and retreating into these imaginative worlds," writes Gabler.
Exploratory factor analysis using oblique rotation generated two factors representing emotional deprivation at work and social companionship at work.
It is not due to emotional deprivation or the way a person has been brought up.
Add abuse, scapegoating, mental anguish, emotional deprivation and being blamed for everything by adults - then big problems are on the way.
Food is her main form of self-medication and she uses it to battle the feelings of emotional deprivation, and she is overweight.
Tender accounts in the life of new parents, relationships between parents and children that reveal the social and emotional concerns of the times, young people embarking on journeys of self-discovery, the ever-changing relationship with man's environment, isolation and emotional deprivation in modern living, the re-awakening of traumatic events that occurred in childhood--these are some of the topics and subjects of thought to be found in the pages of contemporary Italian fiction.
This intensely and self-consciously emotional film tells a story of contradictory masculinities, material and emotional deprivation, and class struggle, during Margaret Thatcher's quasi-military occupation of the towns of Northern England in the miners' strike of 1984.
They experience relative economic, social, and emotional deprivation as displaced women in the church and desire something better for themselves.
However pressing material need may be, emotional deprivation is more searing, particularly if it occurs in vulnerable childhood.