Scattered and Scarce


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Scattered adjective – Lacking a definite plan, purpose, or pattern.
Scarce and scattered are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Scarce" instead an adjective "Scattered".
Nearby Word: scattering
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Scarce adjective – Less plentiful than what is normal, necessary, or desirable.
Scattered and scarce are semantically related. You can use "Scattered" instead an adjective "Scarce".
Nearby Words: scarcity, scarcely, scarceness
Synonyms for Scarce
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