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Depravation vs Deprivation
Depravation vs Deprivation. Being deprived of depravity is a good thing. Being deprived of using ErrNET to check all of your writing is not a good thing!
Depravation is morally bad or evil, depraved, corrupted.
Deprivation is the damaging lack of material benefits considered to be basic necessities in a society; the lack or denial of something considered to be a necessity.
Depravation and deprivation are commonly confused and misused words in English writing because of their similar spellings and pronunciations. You will not deprive yourself of error free writing when you check your work with ErrNET copyediting, the world’s leading error resolution technology!
Depravation sentence examples:
The fusion of culture and entertainment that is taking place today leads not only to a depravation of culture, but inevitably to an intellectualization of amusement.
Each report of torture, kidnapping and psychological depravation turned out to be unsubstantiated.
The remedy for erroneous depravation of first choice counsel is automatic reversal.
There are those who hold that Louvet’s Faublas is to this day a powerful agent in the depravation of the youth of France.
It is a political truth that the deprivation of a group of people may easily lead to their depravation and result in violence against a government that has deprived them of literacy and social justice.
A consequence of living with bad company was the depravation of character of the youth.
Deprivation sentence examples:
The pain and deprivation caused by the loss of the personal heritage of home, cherished street or familiar surroundings has been cruelly underestimated.
It shows the appalling deprivation and human loss that Russians suffered during the Second World War and the difficulty that children of the thirties had in adjusting to life in post-war Russia.
The smaller houses, particularly nunneries, never did very well in Sussex; theirs was a story of brave foundations, continued poverty and deprivation.
There, as the result of a regime which involved very little adult attention, few toys, and being left all day in bed in a bare room, the infants suffered extreme deprivation.
They aimed to help the community overcome its physical deprivation and build up social communication at the same time.
Current total spending on deprivation payments could be maintained despite increasing the eligibility for payments if the average per capita fee was lowered.