Definitions For Lacking


  • Inadequate in amount or degree
  • Nonexistent


  • To not have (something) : to not have enough of (something) ( chiefly US)


  • The state or condition of not having any or enough of something : the state or condition of lacking something

Is Lacking 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 Lacking is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lacking 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 Lacking

Antonyms for Lacking

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