Deprived or robbed of the possession or use of something. (Merriam – Webster)
Lacking something needed, wanted, or expected. (Merriam – Webster)
Suffering the death of a loved one: Bereaved. (Merriam – Webster)
Not having something or feeling great loss: (Merriam – Webster)
(bereft of) Deprived of or lacking (something) (Oxford Dictionaries)
(of a person) sad and lonely, especially through someone’s death or departure. (Oxford Dictionaries)
A simple past tense and past participle of bereave. (Dictionary.com)
If a person or thing is bereft of something, they no longer have it. (Collins Dictionary)
Bereft by William Harris.
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