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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being meager.

Usage examples (31)
  • The scantiness of the Bharia's dress is proverbial, and the saying is
  • I fear you may be trammelled a little by the scantiness of local allusions.
  • He wondered why he was now recognizing this scantiness, this lack in his life.
  • Their culture must not be judged by the scantiness of their literary production. for more
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