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scarce

see definition of scarce
  • adjinsufficient, infrequent
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Synonyms for scarce

adj insufficient, infrequent
  • deficient
  • limited
  • rare
  • scant
  • scanty
  • sparse
  • sporadic
  • at a premium
  • failing
  • few
  • few and far between
  • in short supply
  • occasional
  • seldom
  • seldom met with
  • semioccasional
  • short
  • shortened
  • shy
  • truncated
  • uncommon
  • unusual
  • wanting

Antonyms for scarce

  • adequate
  • ample
  • plentiful
  • satisfactory
  • sufficient
  • abundant
  • frequent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to scarce

bare

adjective. without covering or content
  • arid
  • barren
  • blank
  • bleak
  • clear
  • desert
  • desolate
  • empty
  • lacking
  • mean
  • open
  • poor
  • scanty
  • scarce
  • stark
  • unfurnished
  • vacant
  • vacuous
  • void
  • wanting

exceptional

adjective. irregular

inadequate

adjective. defective, insufficient, incompetent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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