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      vb   tr  
1    foll by: of   to prevent from possessing or enjoying; dispossess (of)  
2    Archaic   to remove from rank or office; depose; demote  
     (C14: from Old French depriver, from Medieval Latin deprivare, from Latin de- + privare to deprive of, rob; see private)  
  deprivable      adj  
  deprival      n  
  depriver      n  
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bereave, despoil, dispossess, divest, expropriate, rob, strip, wrest  

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
deprive someone or something of freedom of movement or personal liberty.
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