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deprive (v.)

mid-14c., depriven, "to take away; to divest, strip, bereave; divest of office," from Old French depriver, from Medieval Latin deprivare, from de- "entirely" (see de-) + Latin privare "release from" (see private (adj.) ). From late 14c. as "hinder from possessing." Replaced Old English bedælan. Related: Deprived; depriving.

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Definitions of deprive from WordNet

deprive (v.)
take away possessions from someone;
Synonyms: strip / divest
deprive (v.)
keep from having, keeping, or obtaining;
deprive (v.)
take away;
Synonyms: impoverish
From wordnet.princeton.edu