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The match was cancelled because of lack of support.
Most of his problems stem from a lack of confidence.
The court case was dismissed for lack of evidence.
We couldn't find her passport, but it wasn't for lack of trying (=we tried hard to find it).
This is the British English definition of lack. View American English definition of lack.
the process of giving freedom and rights to someone