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Overview of verb scant

The verb scant has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. skimp, scant

(work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially)

2. scant, skimp

(limit in quality or quantity)

3. stint, skimp, scant

(supply sparingly and with restricted quantities; "sting with the allowance")

Overview of adj scant

The adj scant has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) light, scant, short

(less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so; "a light pound"; "a scant cup of sugar"; "regularly gives short weight") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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