lack (n):
the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
there is a serious lack of insight into the problem.
water is the critical deficiency in desert regions.
for want of a nail the shoe was lost

Related Words: deficiencywant
lack (v):
be without
This soup lacks salt.
There is something missing in my jewelry box!

Related Words: miss
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Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them

para sahte dost çeker.
If you are rich and successful, you will attract many friends, but if you should suffer hardship or have misfortune ( adversity ), your friends will quickly depart.

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