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scantiness

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Synonyms and Antonyms of scantiness

  1. a falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number the scantiness of grass meant that we had to feed the cows extra hay Synonyms of scantiness crunch, dearth, deficit, drought (also drouth), failure, famine, inadequacy, inadequateness, insufficiency, lack, lacuna, paucity, pinch, poverty, deficiency, scarceness, scarcity, shortage, undersupply, wantWords Related to scantiness absence, omission; meagerness, poorness, skimpiness; necessity, need, privationNear Antonyms of scantiness bountifulness, copiousness; excess, overabundance, oversupply, surfeit, surplusAntonyms of scantiness abundance, adequacy, amplitude, opulence, plenitude, plenty, sufficiency, wealth


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