Definition of lack:
- Blame; cause of blame; fault; crime; offense.
- Deficiency; want; need; destitution; failure; as, a lack of sufficient food.
- Exclamation of regret or surprise.
- To be in want.
- To be wanting; often, impersonally, with of, meaning, to be less than, short, not quite, etc.
- To be without or destitute of; to want; to need.
- To blame; to find fault with.
exigency, overlook, neglect, shortness, overleap, abridgment, lose, sufficiency, meagerness, overflow, loss, shrinkage, plenty, underage, scarcity, decrease, leave out, escape, pretermit, retrenchment, satisfaction, wish, necessity, scarceness, defect, owned, stint, wealth, excess, omit, depletion, scantness, reduction, inferiority, drop, neediness, wishing, deprivation.
- incompleteness (part of speech: noun)
- absence (part of speech: noun)
- lack (part of speech: verb)
- poverty (part of speech: noun)
- shortage (part of speech: noun)
- "Quiet Talks about Jesus", S. D. Gordon.
- "The Puppet Crown", Harold MacGrath.
- "The Human Comedy Introductions and Appendix", Honore de Balzac Commentator: George Saintsbury.