deprivation

  • 1 déprivation — ● déprivation nom féminin Déprivation sensorielle, synonyme de désafférentation sociale. ● déprivation (expressions) nom féminin Déprivation sensorielle, synonyme de désafférentation sociale. ● déprivation (synonymes) nom féminin Déprivation… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Deprivation — may refer to: Poverty Relative deprivation Sleep deprivation Maternal deprivation See also Depravity (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …

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  • 3 Deprivation — Dep ri*va tion, n. [LL. deprivatio.] 1. The act of depriving, dispossessing, or bereaving; the act of deposing or divesting of some dignity. [1913 Webster] 2. The state of being deprived; privation; loss; want; bereavement. [1913 Webster] 3.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Deprivation — (v. lat.), 1) Absetzung; 2) Entsetzung eines Geistlichen von seiner Pfründe, wobei ihm jedoch die Ausübung aller aus der geistlichen Weihe fließenden Rechte blieb …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 5 Deprivation — (lat.), Beraubung, insbes. Entsetzung eines Geistlichen von seiner Pfründe …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 6 Deprivation — (lat.), Beraubung, Absetzung, bes. eines Geistlichen von seiner Pfründe …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 7 Deprivation — Deprivation, lat., Absetzung; die Entsetzung eines Geistlichen von seiner Pfründe …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 8 deprivation — index abridgment (disentitlement), absence (omission), attachment (seizure), censorship, condemnation (seizure) …

    Law dictionary

  • 9 deprivation — mid 15c., removal from office or position, from M.L. deprivationem (nom. deprivatio), noun of action from pp. stem of deprivare (see DEPRIVE (Cf. deprive)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 deprivation — meaning ‘depriving or being deprived (of something)’, is pronounced dep rivay shǝn, with stress on the third syllable. It should be distinguished from privation, which means ‘lack of the comforts or necessities of life’ …

    Modern English usage

  • 11 deprivation — [n] taking, keeping away; need denial, deprival, destitution, detriment, disadvantage, dispossession, distress, divestiture, divestment, expropriation, hardship, loss, privation, removal, seizure, want, withdrawal, withholding; concepts… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 deprivation — ► NOUN 1) hardship resulting from the lack of basic material benefits. 2) the action of depriving or the state of being deprived …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 deprivation — [dē prī′vəl, dirī′vəldep΄rə vā′shən; ] also [ dē΄prī vā′shən] n. [ME deprivacioun] 1. a depriving or being deprived 2. a loss: Also Rare deprival [dē prī′vəl, dirī′vəl] deprivational adj …

    English World dictionary

  • 14 Deprivation — Der Begriff Deprivation (von lateinisch deprivare, „berauben“) bezeichnet allgemein den Zustand der Entbehrung, des Entzuges, des Verlustes oder der Isolation von etwas Vertrautem sowie das Gefühl einer Benachteiligung. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 15 deprivation — Literally the taking away of something or the state of being dispossessed, the term is loosely used for the condition of not having something, whether or not it was previously possessed, with the implication that the person in question could… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 16 deprivation — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ extreme, severe ▪ relative ▪ sensory ▪ emotional ▪ economic, material …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 deprivation — dep|ri|va|tion [ˌdeprıˈveıʃən] n [C usually plural, U] the lack of something that you need in order to be healthy, comfortable, or happy ▪ Sleep deprivation can result in mental disorders. social/economic/emotional etc deprivation ▪ Low birth… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 deprivation — UK [ˌdeprɪˈveɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms deprivation : singular deprivation plural deprivations 1) [uncountable] a situation in which people do not have basic things that they need to live a comfortable life social deprivation 2)… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 Deprivation — Benachteiligung; Diskriminierung * * * De|pri|va|ti|on 〈[ va ] f. 20〉 1. Absetzung (eines Geistlichen) 2. 〈Psych.〉 Entzug, bes. Liebesentzug [<lat. de „von weg, ent “ (das hier der Verstärkung dient) + Privation] * * * De|pri|va|ti|on, die; ,… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 20 deprivation — [[t]de̱prɪve͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] deprivations N VAR: oft supp N If you suffer deprivation, you do not have or are prevented from having something that you want or need. ...long term patients who face a life of deprivation... Millions more suffer from… …

    English dictionary