Definitions For Lack


  • The state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
  • The state or condition of not having any or enough of something : the state or condition of lacking something


  • Be without
  • To not have (something) : to not have enough of (something) ( chiefly US)

Is Lack a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Lack is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lack in a Sentence

  • His book lacks any coherent structure.
  • They lack a good strategy for winning the election.
  • This painting lacks any artistic value.
  • The problem is a lack of money.
  • She has been suffering from a lack of sleep lately.
  • Her problem is lack of sleep.

Synonyms for Lack

Antonyms for Lack

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