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DEFICIT

'DEFICIT' is a 7 letter word starting with D and ending with T

Crossword clues for 'DEFICIT'

ClueAnswer

Financial shortfall (7)DEFICIT
One of the D's in ADHD (7)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for DEFICIT

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word deficit will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

GAP - NET

4 letter words

DEBT - LACK - LOSS - NEED - WANT

5 letter words

BREAK - EPACT - SLUMP

6 letter words

ARREAR - CREDIT - DEFECT - FAMINE - HIATUS - LACUNA - OUTAGE - ULLAGE

7 letter words

ABSENCE - ARREARS - BALANCE - BEGGARY - DECLINE - DEFAULT - DEFICIT - DROUGHT - FAILURE - SURPLUS - WANTAGE

8 letter words

INTERVAL - OMISSION - SHORTAGE - UNDERAGE

9 letter words

ARREARAGE - BACK DEBTS - DOLLAR GAP - OVERDRAFT - REMAINDER - SHORTFALL

10 letter words

DEFICIENCY - DIFFERENCE - INADEQUACY - SCANTINESS - STARVATION

11 letter words

DEFALCATION - DELINQUENCY - DEPRIVATION - DESTITUTION - DISCREPANCY - INFERIORITY - MISSING LINK - SHORTCOMING

12 letter words

BACK PAYMENTS - FALLING SHORT - IMPERFECTION - SHORT MEASURE

13 letter words

BOUNCING CHECK - DEFECTIVENESS - DISCONTINUITY - INSUBSTANTIAL - INSUFFICIENCY

14 letter words

IMPOVERISHMENT - INCOMPLETENESS

16 letter words

DEFERRED PAYMENTS - DEFICIT FINANCING

Definition of deficit

  • the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required; "new blood vessels bud out from the already dilated vascular bed to make up the nutritional deficit"
  • an excess of liabilities over assets (usually over a certain period); "last year there was a serious budgetary deficit"
  • (sports) the score by which a team or individual is losing
  • a deficiency or failure in neurological or mental functioning; "the people concerned have a deficit in verbal memory"; "they have serious linguistic deficits"


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