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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The state of being uncommon.

Usage examples (36)
  • The rarity of happiness among those who achieved much is evidence that achievement is not in itself the assurance of a happy life.
  • They use the word rarity to describe this strain early in the outbreak.
  • Silver is beautiful, useful, valuable and growing in rarity and demand.
  • A condition rarity is a coin whose value is primarily derived from its high degree of preservation. for more
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