Example sentences for: deprived

How can you use “deprived” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Avant-garde artistes such as respondents remain entirely free to épater les bourgeois ; they are merely deprived of the additional satisfaction of having the bourgeoisie taxed to pay for it.

  • An uncontrollable fire devoured a whole city of squatters’ shacks in Kowloon; 50,000 refugees were deprived of shelter.

  • Four experimental groups of male C57BL/6J mice were studied: 1) sleep deprived from light-onset (ZT0) to ZT6; 2) control mice for the SD group; 3) 6 h SD (ZT0-ZT6) followed by 4-h recovery sleep (ZT6-ZT10); and 4) control mice for the recovery group (n = 7 mice/group).

  • They live very well in material terms, but they judge themselves relative to their reference group, and so they feel deprived.

  • The Shopping Avenger let Ed Stewart, Southwest's spokesman, know of B.'s sad story, and within hours, the Shopping Avenger received this reply: "As I'm sure you've heard, we here at Southwest Airlines pride ourselves on our Customer Service and would NEVER want it to be said that we deprived anyone--particularly a Customer!

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