Meaning of DEFICIENT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ dɪˈfɪʃənt ]

adj. 1 (usu. foll. by in) incomplete; not having enough of a specified quality or ingredient. 2 insufficient in quantity, force, etc. 3 (in full mentally deficient) incapable of adequate social or intellectual behaviour through imperfect mental development. øødeficiently adv. [L deficiens part. of deficere (as DEFECT)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.