For who does not know what a dearth there is of wise men, if yet any one be to be found?
"A very acceptable one in these days of dearth," said Mary, blushing.
Here at Athens there is a dearth of the commodity, and all wisdom seems to have emigrated from us to you.
From the housing question to the dearth of servants we feel its baneful effects.
The mills, with their dyes and ...