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[ dih-fish-uhn-see ]SEE DEFINITION OF deficiencies

Synonyms for deficiencies

  • dearth
  • defect
  • failing
  • failure
  • fault
  • flaw
  • frailty
  • glitch
  • insufficiency
  • lack
  • scarcity
  • shortage
  • shortcoming
  • weakness
  • absence
  • bug
  • defalcation
  • default
  • deficit
  • demerit
  • dereliction
  • loss
  • need
  • neglect
  • paucity
  • privation
  • scantiness
  • sin
  • want
  • inability to hack it
  • insufficience
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Antonyms for deficiencies

  • abundance
  • advantage
  • enough
  • excess
  • perfection
  • plenty
  • strength
  • strong point
  • success
  • sufficiency
  • surplus
  • accomplishment
  • achievement
  • adequacy
  • faultlessness
  • satisfaction
  • superfluity
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEFICIENCIES

I feel and confess my own deficiencies as an individual member.

Still, nowadays it is reported that nearly all deficiencies have been made good.

Its variety and symmetry.painters, and see if it atones for the deficiencies of the stems.

Deficiencies in individuals, as in States, have their value and import.

These two deficiencies, if deficiencies they be, only endear him the more to us.

Those who come to grief do so from their own failings and deficiencies.

She knows her deficiencies, and will not face stormy weather, if she can help it.

Morgan himself, however, almost made up for all deficiencies.

This is done annually in some libraries, and the deficiencies reported.

It became her fate to supply all other people's defects and deficiencies.