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lack

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  • v.缺乏;没有;不足;短缺
  • n.缺乏;短缺;匮乏
  • Web缺少;欠缺
Simple Present:lacks  Present Participle:lacking  Past Tense:lacked  
lack
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n.
1.
[u][sing]
~ (of sth)
缺乏;匮乏;短缺the state of not having sth or not having enough of sth
a lack of food/money/skills
缺乏食物╱金钱╱技能
The trip was cancelled through lack of(= because there was not enough) interest.
因为缺乏兴趣这次旅行被取消了。
There was no lack of volunteers.
志愿者不乏其人。
v.
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lacking
1.
[nopass]
~ sth
没有;缺乏;不足;短缺to have none or not enough of sth
Some houses still lack basic amenities such as bathrooms.
有些住宅仍没有像卫生间这样的基本设施。
He lacks confidence.
他缺乏信心。
She has the determination that her brother lacks.
她有决心,而她弟弟却没有。
IDM
lack (for) nothing
没有欠缺to have everything that you need

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