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See definition of rareness on Dictionary.com
  • as indearth
  • as inrarity
  • as inscarcity

synonyms for rareness

  • absence
  • deficiency
  • inadequacy
  • lack
  • paucity
  • shortage
  • default
  • defect
  • famine
  • infrequency
  • meagerness
  • miss
  • need
  • poverty
  • privation
  • scantiness
  • scantness
  • sparsity
  • uncommonness
  • want
  • exiguousness
  • slim pickings

antonyms for rareness

MOST RELEVANT
  • abundance
  • adequacy
  • enough
  • plenty
  • sufficiency
  • advantage
  • luxury
  • perfection
  • success
  • wealth
  • excess
  • plentifulness
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How to use rareness in a sentence

All the early morning scene was green, fresh, cool, with that mountain rareness of atmosphere.
TALES OF LONELY TRAILSZANE GREY
The very rareness, the eccentricity of the character, secures a respectful homage.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE BOOK OF JOSHUAWILLIAM GARDEN BLAIKIE
Think of her as raw, she has the gift of rareness: forget the donkey obstinacy, her character grasps.
THE AMAZING MARRIAGE, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
On the contrary, the cow will be considered sacred, in consequence of its rareness and utility.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 3 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The beneficial effect of this provision is evinced in the extreme rareness of such a step.
THE RAILROAD QUESTIONWILLIAM LARRABEE
I might have sought to console myself with the rareness of the wines and the epicurean delicacy of the food.
A VOLUNTEER WITH PIKEROBERT AMES BENNET
He knew something of Browning and little of Keats, but he had at least the wit to discern the rareness of her type.
THE TRUMPETER SWANTEMPLE BAILEY
And yet, had she but known it, the rareness and value of some of these were to exceed her fondest dreams.
THE PURPLE FLAMEROY J. SNELL
The remains of beetles, considering the rareness of living ones, were remarkable.
JUNGLE PEACEWILLIAM BEEBE
Yet nothing has surprised me more than the exceeding rareness of evidence damaging to the reputation of the new men.
THE COMING OF THE FRIARSAUGUSTUS JESSOPP
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RARENESS

  • absence
  • default
  • defect
  • deficiency
  • exiguousness
  • famine
  • inadequacy
  • infrequency
  • lack
  • meagerness
  • miss
  • need
  • paucity
  • poverty
  • privation
  • rareness
  • scantiness
  • scantness
  • shortage
  • slim pickings
  • sparsity
  • uncommonness
  • want
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.