Definisi 'scarce'
English to English
adjective
1 deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand
Example:
• fresh vegetables were scarce during the drought
source: wordnet30
2 Not plentiful or abundant; in small quantity in proportion to the demand; not easily to be procured; rare; uncommon.
source: webster1913
adverb
3 only a very short time before
Example:
• they could barely hear the speaker
• we hardly knew them
• just missed being hit
• had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open
• would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave
source: wordnet30
4 With difficulty; hardly; scantly; barely; but just.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
abundant, scarceness, scarcity, meager, meagerly, meagre, scrimpy, stingy, quantity, rare, tight,

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