Thesaurus / lacking

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There the American troops, lacking necessary food and blankets, shivered and almost starved during the long winter.
LAFAYETTE, WE COME!RUPERT S. HOLLAND
"He certainly is not lacking in audacity," thought Mr. Morgan.
BRAVE AND BOLDHORATIO ALGER
Lacking an organizer, nobody knew what to do; and if he had wished to enhance his value, he couldn't have chosen a better way.
Lacking a coffee urn, some grocers make their brews in large-size home-service coffee-making devices.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
I felt, with renewed force, that a note was lacking to the full harmony of my life, and I threw myself upon a bank.
Neither wish nor power was lacking in her to give Aguilar the supreme experience of his career.
THE LION'S SHAREE. ARNOLD BENNETT
Naturally we hear best with ears; but lacking these, any part of the body will make shift that can feel jars.
NATURAL WONDERSEDWIN TENNEY BREWSTER
These were the most perfect whirlpools I have ever seen, those above having been lacking in so distinct a vortex.
A CANYON VOYAGEFREDERICK S. DELLENBAUGH
I should have expected them to be tough, but I cannot believe they were lacking in flavour.
THE DIARY OF A GOOSE GIRLKATE DOUGLAS SMITH WIGGIN
Before it was an array of seats, lacking backs, instead of which the audience used their own backbones.
THE STORY OF CHAUTAUQUAJESSE LYMAN HURLBUT

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