Definitions For Privation


  • Act of depriving someone of food or money or rights
  • A state of extreme poverty
  • A lack or loss of the basic things that people need to live properly

Is Privation 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 Privation is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Privation in a Sentence

  • The country has suffered through long periods of economic privation.
  • The constant privation of sleep was starting to affect my work

Synonyms for Privation

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