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1. scarce

adverb. ['ˈskɛrs'] only a very short time before.

Synonyms

  • barely
  • scarcely
  • just

Antonyms

  • insufficient
  • scarcity
  • sober
  • loose

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Rhymes with Scarce

  • agresource
  • agresource
  • airforce
  • air_force
  • arce
  • bierce
  • borse
  • bourse
  • carse
  • clotheshorse
  • coarse
  • concourse
  • corse
  • counterforce
  • 'course
  • course
  • deadhorse
  • discourse
  • divorce
  • endorse

How do you pronounce scarce?

Pronounce scarce as skɛrs.

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Sentences with scarce


1. Adjective
A car is not necessary to get around and may indeed be an expensive hindrance where parking is scarce.

Quotes about scarce


1. What would men be without women? Scarce, sir...mighty scarce.
- Mark Twain

2. Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It's splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world.
- L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

3. The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.
- William Blake

2. scarce

adjective. ['ˈskɛrs'] deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand.

Synonyms

  • tight
  • stingy
  • meagerly
  • meager
  • meagre
  • rare
  • scrimpy

Antonyms

  • ample
  • standard
  • nonstandard
  • misconception
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