Sparse and Uncommon


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Sparse adjective – Less plentiful than what is normal, necessary, or desirable.
Uncommon is a synonym for sparse in frequency topic. In some cases you can use "Uncommon" instead the word "Sparse" as an adjective or a verb, when it comes to topics like scarce, very few and scattered. rare substitute
Nearby Word: sparsely
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Uncommon adjective – Being out of the ordinary.
Sparse is a synonym for uncommon in frequency topic. You can use "Sparse" instead the word "Uncommon" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as scarce. rare substitute
Nearby Word: uncommonly
Synonyms for Uncommon

Things that words describes

animal sparse animal uncommon animal
use sparse use uncommon use
hair sparse hair uncommon hair
usage sparse usage uncommon usage
Other nouns: elements, occasions.
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Uncommon or Sparse. 2016. Accessed October 16, 2019.

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