lack for

lack for (something)

To lack something one or something wants or requires, or would benefit from. You don't need to get me anything for my birthday, Mom—I really lack for nothing. The only thing he lacks for is the motivation to put his skills to goof use.
See also: for, lack
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

lack for something

to lack something. We don't lack for new ideas. We lack for nothing, thank you.
See also: for, lack
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

lack for

To be in need of something or someone. Used chiefly in the negative: She is very popular and does not lack for friends. Because he's rich, he doesn't lack for luxuries.
See also: for, lack
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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Frelick thus reads Sceve's love poems and the poetic project itself as moments of rupture and fragmentation: as "the opposition of the I and the other" which highlights the absence/presence and death/life antithesis of D144, a model poem of desire and lack for Frelick wherein the negative element forever subverts the positive element (28 ff).