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synonyms for lacking

  • flawed
  • inadequate
  • incomplete
  • impaired
  • missing
  • needed
  • needing
  • short
  • can't cut it
  • coming up short
  • defective
  • deprived of
  • minus
  • not hacking it
  • not making it
  • sans
  • without
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antonyms for lacking

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  • abundant
  • enough
  • having
  • profuse
  • sufficient
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How to use lacking in a sentence

Unfortunately, the Shure wireless headphones are somewhat lacking in other important departments.
SHURE AONIC 50 REVIEW: STUDIO-QUALITY SOUND, BUT NOT REFERENCE-GRADE NOISE-CANCELINGBILLY CADDENJULY 7, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
I look at the progress that has been made recently with deep learning and it’s dramatic, it’s pretty impressive—but that doesn’t take away from the fact that it’s fundamentally lacking.
“WE’LL NEVER HAVE TRUE AI WITHOUT FIRST UNDERSTANDING THE BRAIN”WILL HEAVENMARCH 3, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The difference, though, was that his power on pitches that were low and in or away — whether over the plate or not — was entirely lacking.
NATS WANT KYLE SCHWARBER TO GET ‘SQUATTY’ AT THE PLATE AND RETURN TO HIS SLUGGING WAYSJESSE DOUGHERTYFEBRUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Which makes this review somewhat lacking, as that stuff is basically the Defender's raison d'être.
THE LAND ROVER DEFENDER—RUGGED, CHARMING, BUT DRINKS LIKE A FISHJONATHAN M. GITLINFEBRUARY 18, 2021ARS TECHNICA
European tobacco is lacking in flavor and is less powerful than the tobacco of America.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Some critics feel that, despite much that is desirable in her work, the soul is lacking in the women she paints.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
Yet there never was lacking a volunteer, either man or woman, to go to that well and obtain the precious water.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Never lacking natural dignity, he was not punctilious in mere matters of form.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Now here was a lover's meeting, not lacking the shy, downward glance of dark eyes as steel-blue eyes flashed frank admiration.
DOPESAX ROHMER
The future would not have been lacking in opportunities to seek out and kill Marius for that insult.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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WORDS RELATED TO LACKING

  • bare
  • blank
  • devoid
  • empty
  • hollow
  • lacking
  • minus
  • missing
  • nonexistent
  • omitted
  • unavailable
  • vacant
  • vacuous
  • wanting
  • abnormal
  • amiss
  • blemished
  • damaged
  • deficient
  • faulty
  • flawed
  • impaired
  • imperfect
  • inadequate
  • incomplete
  • injured
  • insufficient
  • lacking
  • on the bum
  • out of order
  • poor
  • sick
  • subnormal
  • unfinished
  • unhealthy
  • unsound
  • wanting
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