Synonyms for Deficient:deficient (adjective)
curtailed, discontinuous, embryonic, fractional, fragmentary, immature, missing, partial, patchy, scanty, sectional, segmental, short, unaccomplished, unachieved, unattained, undone, unfinished, unfulfilled, unsatisfactory.insufficient (adjective)
baby, bantam, beggarly, compact, delicate, diminutive, dwarfish, itty-bitty, little, microscopic, miniature, minimal, minor, minute, modest, negligible, nugatory, paltry, petite, picayune, piddling, pocket, puny, scant, scrawny, slight, slim, small, smallish, spare, sparing, teensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, tiny, toy, trifling, ungenerous, wee, weeny.unacceptable (adjective)
ESN, STANDOUT, WACK, Weak-minded, absent, addle-pated, adulterated, amateurish, amiss, arrested, at a premium, atrocious, attocerebral, awry, backward, bad, bankrupt, bare, bare-boned, barren, base, below average, below par, blamable, boneheaded, botched, broad, broken, bungling, bush, callow, challenged, clumsy, cracked, crude, damaged, defect, deficiency, depleted, destitute, destitution, deteriorated, devoid, dim-witted, disappointing, displeasing, disqualified, dissatisfactory, distort, down, dull, dumb, education ESN, education exceptional, empty-headed, erroneous, exceptional, execrable, exiguous, failing, failure, fallible, feeble-minded, found wanting, fragmented, frail, general, gormless, half, half-assed, halfand-half, halfway, halfwitted, handicapped, haphazard, hit-and-miss, hit-or-miss, hollow, hopeless, hypoplastic, idiotic, ill, ill-furnished, ill-off, ill-provided, ill-stored, imbecilic, impaired, impecunious, impotent, imprecise, impure, in arrear, in arrears, in default, in short supply, in want of, inaccurate, inapt, incapable, incompetent, inconclusive, indecisive, indefinite, indifferent, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficient, inept, inexact, inexpert, infant, infertile, infrequent, injured, insolvent, lack, lame, leaky, lean, less, lesser, light, limited, loose, low, lower, lowly, makeshift, maladroit, marred, matter, meagerly, meagre, mean, mediocre, mentally defective, messy, middling, minus, miss, mixed, moronic, needful, needing, needy, neglect, non-specific, nonexistent, nonstandard, not comparable, not cut out for, not enough, not in it, not make it, not perfect, not up to scratch, not working, off, on the blink, on the fritz, out of depth, out of it, out of order, outta gas, oversimplified, part, partly, pathetic, pathetical, peccant, pending, penniless, penurious, perfect, perfunctory, petty, piddly, piecemeal, pinched, plain, poverty, promiscuous, questionable, rare, ropy, rough, rusty, sans, scrappy, scrimpy, second fiddle, second-class, secondary, secondrate, see complete, seldom, seldom met with, shabby, shoddy, short of, short-handed, shy, simple, simplified, sketchy, slender, slipshod, slipshoddy, sloppy, slovenly, slow, slow-witted, sluttish, smaller, sprung, starved, straitened, sub, subaltern, subnormal, suboptimal, subordinate, substandard, talentless, thick, thick-witted, thin, too little, trivial, unable, unadorned, unassembled, uncommon, uncompleted, unconsummated, under, underdeveloped, underfunded, undermanned, undetailed, undeveloped, unelaborate, unelaborated, unembellished, unequal, unequal to, uneven, unfit, unfruitful, ungrammatical, unimportant, unintelligent, unperfected, unplentiful, unprepared, unproductive, unqualified, unreached, unsatisfying, unskilful, unskilled, unskillful, unsound, unsubstantial, unsufficing, unthorough, untidy, unusual, unworthy, vacant, vague, vile, wane, want, wanting, warped, wasted, weak, witless, worthless, wretched, wrong.
Rhymes for Deficient:
- omniscient, sufficient, proficient, efficient;
- inefficient, beneficent, insufficient, self-sufficient, coefficient;