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fewness

[ fyoo-nis ]SEE DEFINITION OF fewness

Synonyms for fewness

  • dearth
  • insufficiency
  • smallness
  • absence
  • deficiency
  • famine
  • meagerness
  • paltriness
  • poverty
  • rarity
  • scantiness
  • scarceness
  • shortage
  • slenderness
  • slightness
  • sparseness
  • sparsity
  • insufficience
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Antonyms for fewness

  • sufficiency
  • abundance
  • enough
  • plenty
  • affluence
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FEWNESS

This control was spasmodic, because of the fewness of the watchbirds.

If their works betray imperfections, we wonder at the fewness of them.

Owing to the fewness of their enemies these albinistic forms are able to persist.

The faith of the people is no whit weakened because of their fewness.

We had youth, she and I, in a truer sense than that of fewness of years—we had the youth which is Hope.

Very soon you discover that you were in error about the fewness of the flies.

He answered him in the way of his strength: Declare unto me the fewness of my days.

The proof that the sonnet is the most difficult form is alleged to be in the fewness of perfect sonnets.

From the fewness of the letters we may assume that Snodgrass found them hard work, and it is said he raised on the price.

Many lines signified changes in life, and the fewness of lines spoke of evenness and simplicity.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FEWNESS

paucity

nounlack, scarcity
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