Definition Of deprivations
the damaging lack of material benefits considered to be basic necessities in a society.
low wages mean that 3.75 million people suffer serious deprivation
Example Of deprivations
A great many of us can remember, though we were children at the time, the deprivations of the 1939-45 war, when everyone was urged to ‘dig for victory’ to enable us to feed ourselves.
A new survey says insomniacs suffer from an abundance of happiness or creativity, but sleep deprivation isn't usually a reason to be cheerful.
Children played in the rubble in the streets, but in spite of their many deprivations people, especially children, were pleasant and cheerful.
Communities still recovering from the hardships of war found themselves forced back into wartime deprivations .
Consequently, I have the utmost respect for all those who served in the war and suffered its deprivations .