Short and Scarce


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Short adjective – Not coming up to an expected measure or meeting a particular need.
Usage example: regrettably, the art supplies are short this year, so you'll have to share

Scarce is a synonym for short in property topic. In some cases you can use "Scarce" instead an adjective "Short", when it comes to topics like big, insufficient, lacking. popular alternative
Nearby Words: shorten, shortened, shortage, shortness, shorted
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Scarce adjective – Less plentiful than what is normal, necessary, or desirable.
Usage example: food was a bit scarce last winter

Short is a synonym for scarce in property topic. You can use "Short" instead the word "Scarce" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as big, insufficient, lacking, in short supply. popular alternative
Nearby Words: scarcity, scarcely, scarceness
Synonyms for Scarce

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supply short supply scarce supply
bit short bit scarce bit
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