What is another word for

lacking

lacking as in inadequate in amount or degree
  • "a deficient education"
  • "deficient in common sense"
  • "lacking in stamina"
  • "tested and found wanting"

Synonyms

  • deficientinadequate in amount or degree; of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement; falling short of some prescribed norm
  • lacking(p)
  • wanting(p)
lacking as in nonexistent
  • "the thumb is absent"
  • "her appetite was lacking"

Synonyms

  • absentgo away or leave; not being in a specified place ; nonexistent; lost in thought
  • missingnot able to be found; nonexistent
  • wantingnonexistent; inadequate in amount or degree