Plentiful and Sparse


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Plentiful adjective – Being more than enough without being excessive.
Sparse is an antonym for plentiful in abundant topic.
Nearby Words: plenty, plentifully, plenitude, plenteous
Antonyms for Plentiful


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Sparse adjective – Less plentiful than what is normal, necessary, or desirable.
Usage example: open land is sparse around here

Plentiful is an antonym for sparse in topics: scattered, very few and scattered.
Nearby Word: sparsely
Antonyms for Sparse
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amount plentiful amount sparse amount
number plentiful number sparse number
resources plentiful resources sparse resources
time plentiful time sparse time
Other nouns: narrative, effects, ammunition, ammo, makeup, references.
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