An instance of being inadequate; a failing or lack.
(Countable) A special fondness or desire.
Abatement or subsiding of the symptoms of a disease.
A shortcoming; defect; fault; blemish
(Obs.) Failure to have or do what is required; lack
A cessation of proper functioning or performance:
A neglect of, or failure in, duty; a being remiss
Any flaw, defect, or shortcoming
A bodily ailment or weakness:
Frailty is defined as the condition of being weak, either literally or figuratively.
A slight fault or defect; weakness
The amount by which a supply falls short of expectation, need, or demand.
Insufficiency of amount or supply; shortage:
A particular deficiency or absence:
Lack of sufficiency; deficiency; inadequacy
The definition of a deficit occurs when there isn't a sufficient amount of money to cover all of the expenses and debts, or when you are not as good at something as you should be.
The gaining of fame or prosperity:
A beneficial factor or combination of factors:
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
Better is defined as the person in authority, or the thing that is more preferable.
Lack of moderation; intemperance; overindulgence
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