Scarce and Uncommon


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Scarce adjective – Less plentiful than what is normal, necessary, or desirable.
Uncommon is a synonym for scarce in usual topic. In some cases you can use "Uncommon" instead the word "Scarce" as an adjective or a verb, when it comes to topics like frequency, insufficient, unusual. rare substitute
Nearby Words: scarcity, scarcely, scarceness
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Uncommon adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Scarce is a synonym for uncommon in usual topic. You can use "Scarce" instead the word "Uncommon" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as frequency, unusual, very different. rare substitute
Nearby Word: uncommonly
Synonyms for Uncommon

Things that words describes

ability scarce ability uncommon ability
parts scarce parts uncommon parts
result scarce result uncommon result
use scarce use uncommon use
Other nouns: used, enemies, hazards.
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Uncommon or Scarce. 2016. Accessed December 16, 2019.

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