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Synonyms for deficit

noun shortage of something needed, required
  • loss
  • shortfall
  • arrears
  • defalcation
  • default
  • deficiency
  • dues
  • inadequacy
  • insufficiency
  • lack
  • paucity
  • scantiness
  • shortcoming
  • dead horse
  • due bill
  • in hock
  • in the hole
  • in the red
  • insufficience
  • red ink
  • underage

Antonyms for deficit

  • abundance
  • adequacy
  • advantage
  • enough
  • perfection
  • plenty
  • satisfaction
  • success
  • sufficiency
  • excess
  • superfluousness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to deficit

arrears

noun. debt
  • back payment
  • balance due
  • claim
  • debit
  • deficiency
  • deficit
  • liability
  • obligation
  • unpaid bill

debit

noun. entry

debt

noun. money owed to others

deficiencies

noun. imperfection, inadequacy

deficiency

noun. imperfection, inadequacy

failure

noun. lack of success
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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