German translation of 'lacking'
Example Sentences Including 'lacking'
Darren had a good feel for speech patterns, and an artless style, lacking in punctuation.An Older Woman
No local commander would have it said that his response was lacking.Field of Blood
There had been a gentleness in Lonnie that was lacking in his twin brother.Roses are for the Rich
Trends of 'lacking'
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⇒ for or through lack of sth
aus Mangel an etw dat
⇒ though it wasn't for lack of trying
nicht, dass er sich/ich mich etc nicht bemüht hätte
⇒ there was a complete lack of interest
es bestand überhaupt kein Interesse
⇒ lack of water/time
⇒ there was no lack of applicants
es fehlte nicht an Bewerbern
- they lack the necessary equipment/talent
es fehlt ihnen an der notwendigen Ausrüstung/am richtigen Talent
- to be lacking
⇒ innovation has been sadly lacking throughout the project
es fehlte leider während des ganzen Projektes an Innovationen
⇒ he is lacking in confidence
ihm fehlt es an Selbstvertrauen
⇒ he is completely lacking in any sort of decency
er besitzt überhaupt keinen Anstand
⇒ he lacked for nothing
es fehlte ihm an nichts
Example Sentences Including 'lack'
They wore long habits of light cream, with deep cowls covering their heads, hiding their lack of faces.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
These Medalonians really did lack the proper understanding of the place of a female.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Case Notes Name: Marie-Thérèse Calvet Session Number: 1 Comments: The patient presents with a lack of respect for other human beings.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
'lacking' in Other Languages
Translation of lacking from the Collins English to German Dictionary