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scarceness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of scarceness

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


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