Absence and Scantiness


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Absence noun – A state of being without something necessary, desirable, or useful.
Usage example: the absence of volunteers to be troop leaders is putting the scouting program in real jeopardy

Scantiness and absence are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Scantiness" instead a noun "Absence".
Nearby Word: absent
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Scantiness noun – A falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number.
Usage example: the scantiness of grass meant that we had to feed the cows extra hay

Absence and scantiness are semantically related. You can use "Absence" instead a noun "Scantiness".
Nearby Words: scanty, scantily
Synonyms for Scantiness
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