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scanting

See definition of scanting on Dictionary.com
  • as inneglect
  • as inskimp

synonyms for scanting

  • discount
  • disregard
  • ignore
  • overlook
  • reject
  • spurn
  • underestimate
  • affront
  • condemn
  • depreciate
  • despise
  • detest
  • disdain
  • dismiss
  • pretermit
  • rebuff
  • scant
  • scorn
  • slight
  • slur
  • brush aside
  • brush off
  • have nothing to do with
  • keep at arm's length
  • keep one's distance
  • laugh off
  • let go
  • live with
  • make light of
  • not care for
  • pass by
  • pass over
  • pass up
  • pay no attention to
  • pay no mind
  • shrug off
  • tune out

antonyms for scanting

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  • attend
  • heed
  • look at
  • note
  • notice
  • pay attention
  • recognize
  • regard
  • respect
  • admire
  • approve
  • cherish
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • like
  • love
  • praise
  • welcome
  • accomplish
  • achieve
  • complete
  • concern
  • do
  • finish
  • guard
  • nurture
  • protect
  • succeed
  • take care of
  • watch
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How to use scanting in a sentence

So it was necessary to go down at once and waste whole minutes of the precious scanting light.
SEA WARFARERUDYARD KIPLING
The wind scanting upon us, we could not fetch the land, so that we were forced to ply to windward.
A GENERAL HISTORY AND COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, VOL. 15 (OF 18)ROBERT KERR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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