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synonyms for fewness

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

antonyms for fewness

MOST RELEVANT
  • sufficiency
  • abundance
  • enough
  • plenty
  • affluence
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How to use fewness in a sentence

From the fewness of the letters we may assume that Snodgrass found them hard work, and it is said he raised on the price.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
Many lines signified changes in life, and the fewness of lines spoke of evenness and simplicity.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
Paucity, paw′sit-i, n. fewness: smallness of number or quantity.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
The fewness of adult baptisms, with us, compared with cases of infant baptism, is a good sign.
BERTHA AND HER BAPTISMNEHEMIAH ADAMS
The fewness of the segments of the abdomen, and their not bearing in two of the orders appendages, is an Entomostracan character.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
I am surprised at what you tell me about the fewness of the flowers of your native orchids which produce seed-capsules.
MORE LETTERS OF CHARLES DARWIN VOLUME IICHARLES DARWIN
Now, surely, one of the most remarkable things about the purchasers in this market is just their fewness.
SAMUEL RUTHERFORDALEXANDER WHYTE
Early rising was not his forte, and I, very improperly, congratulated myself on the fewness of the worshipers at early service.
MY WIFE AND IHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
The habitual fewness of Leonard's words was a thing she prized beyond count.
BYLOW HILLGEORGE WASHINGTON CABLE
The author should, perhaps, apologize for the fewness of the citations from other works which this volume contains.
ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMIC THEORYJOHN BATES CLARK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FEWNESS

  • absence
  • dearth
  • deficiency
  • famine
  • fewness
  • insufficience
  • insufficiency
  • meagerness
  • paltriness
  • poverty
  • rarity
  • scantiness
  • scarceness
  • shortage
  • slenderness
  • slightness
  • smallness
  • sparseness
  • sparsity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.