How Do You Spell LACKING?

Correct spelling for the English word "lacking" is [l_ˈa_k_ɪ_ŋ], [lˈakɪŋ], [lˈakɪŋ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of LACKING

  1. inadequate in amount or degree; "a deficient education"; "deficient in common sense"; "lacking in stamina"; "tested and found wanting"

Anagrams of LACKING

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Common Misspellings for LACKING

Below is the list of 365 misspellings for the word "lacking".

Similar spelling words for LACKING

Usage Examples for LACKING

  1. Air Circulation Air circulation is of the utmost importance, since no drying whatever can take place when it is lacking. - "Seasoning of Wood" by Joseph B. Wagner
  2. But conviction was lacking. - "The Law-Breakers" by Ridgwell Cullum
  3. Above all, the moral urge was lacking. - "The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy" by Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
  4. Their families and their Christmas trees must be lacking to them. - "The Old Wives' Tale" by Arnold Bennett
  5. " Oh, Shirley," he cried, " if only you were-" And that was another saying he did not complete, because it might have been lacking in loyalty. - "The House of Toys" by Henry Russell Miller

Conjugate verb Lacking


I would lack
we would lack
you would lack
he/she/it would lack
they would lack


I will lack
we will lack
you will lack
he/she/it will lack
they will lack


I will have lacked
we will have lacked
you will have lacked
he/she/it will have lacked
they will have lacked


I lacked
we lacked
you lacked
he/she/it lacked
they lacked


I had lacked
we had lacked
you had lacked
he/she/it had lacked
they had lacked


I lack
we lack
you lack
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they lack


I have lacked
we have lacked
you have lacked
he/she/it has lacked
they have lacked
I am lacking
we are lacking
you are lacking
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I was lacking
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I will be lacking
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I have been lacking
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I would have lacked
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I would be lacking
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