The definition of a want is something desired or wished for.
Penury is defined as extreme poverty or lacking basic necessities.
(Gram.) Indicating negation, absence, or loss
Deprivation is defined as the state of having something withheld from the enjoyment or possession of someone.
The fact of being without; lack
(Chemistry) Decomposition of a compound, especially complex substances such as polymers and proteins, by stages, exhibiting well-defined intermediate products.
The definition of hardship is adversity, or something difficult or unpleasant that you must endure or overcome.
The damage, trouble, disadvantage, deprivation, etc. caused by losing something
Misery means an extremely unhappy feeling.
The state of being poor; poverty.
The state of being needy
Find another word for privation. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for privation, like: want, penury, poverty, privative, deprivation, pennilessness, destitution, absence, degradation, hardship and loss.