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I’m sure there’s no shortage of readers who have had to make similar choices.
WE NEED A COVID VACCINE. WE ALSO NEED TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO GET IT TO PEOPLESY MUKHERJEEAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
By late April, Switch sales briefly dropped below pre-pandemic levels because of the shortage.
GAMERS, GET READY: NINTENDO’S SWITCH SHOULD BE AVAILABLE AGAIN SOON. BUT MAYBE NOT FOR LONGDZANEMORRISAUGUST 26, 2020FORTUNE
While women now have the constitutional right to vote, there has been no shortage of voting restrictions aimed to prevent them from doing so.
MELINDA GATES, AI-JEN POO, AND 9 MORE WOMEN ON WHAT THE 19TH AMENDMENT’S 100TH ANNIVERSARY MEANS TO THEMEHINCHLIFFEAUGUST 18, 2020FORTUNE
More than one school official told Voice of San Diego they’d love to order devices, but can’t because of supply shortages.
RURAL DISTRICTS STILL LACK DEVICES, INTERNET ACCESS AS SCHOOL YEAR DRAWS NEARKAYLA JIMENEZAUGUST 11, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
When the great toilet paper shortage of 2020 occurred, bath tissue companies could have easily changed their marketing to fuel the need and push profits even more.
HOW TO USE TRENDING KEYWORDS FROM CURRENT EVENTS IN CONTENT MARKETINGGREGG SCHWARTZJULY 23, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
When the outbreak began, testing posed the most immediate challenge to states, as a shortage of supplies, testing kits and processing backlogs created capacity problems.
WHICH CITIES HAVE THE BIGGEST RACIAL GAPS IN COVID-19 TESTING ACCESS?SOO RIN KIMJULY 22, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
I’m pleased to say there was no shortage of creative solutions to this extra credit.
CAN THE HARE BEAT THE TORTOISE?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSJULY 17, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Groups around the world are stepping up to address equipment shortages caused by the spread of this new disease, such as PPE.
TACKLING THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS CALLS FOR NOVEL IDEASKATHIANN KOWALSKIMAY 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
As we mentioned in the earlier entry, manpower shortage had always been a logistical factor for the established Crusader States in the Levant.
HISTORY OF THE CRUSADES: ORIGINS, POLITICS, AND CRUSADERSDATTATREYA MANDALMARCH 23, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
If you’ve been listening closely, it may not surprise you to learn that this system has led to a housing shortage.
WHY RENT CONTROL DOESN’T WORK (EP. 373 REBROADCAST)STEPHEN J. DUBNERMARCH 12, 2020FREAKONOMICS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SHORTAGE

  • abjection
  • aridity
  • bankruptcy
  • barrenness
  • beggary
  • dearth
  • debt
  • deficiency
  • deficit
  • depletion
  • destitution
  • difficulty
  • distress
  • emptiness
  • exiguity
  • famine
  • hardship
  • impecuniosity
  • impecuniousness
  • impoverishment
  • inadequacy
  • indigence
  • insolvency
  • insufficiency
  • lack
  • meagerness
  • necessitousness
  • necessity
  • need
  • neediness
  • pass
  • paucity
  • pauperism
  • penuriousness
  • penury
  • pinch
  • poorness
  • privation
  • reduction
  • scarcity
  • shortage
  • starvation
  • underdevelopment
  • vacancy
  • want
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