Usage examples for deprives

  1. It is only man's selfishness that deprives any creature of his just dues. – The Planet Mars and its Inhabitants A Psychic Revelation by Eros Urides and J. L. Kennon
  2. The prophet here deprives the people of another prop of false security. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1 by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
  3. A watchful apothecary, who has penetrated the necromancer's secret, provides the young man with an antidote which saves him, but deprives the maiden of life. – The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Frank Preston Stearns