Summary


English

Detailed Synonyms for scarcely in English

scarcely:

scarcely adv

  1. scarcely
  2. scarcely
    – only a very short time before 1
    just; scarce; barely; hardly; scarcely
    – only a very short time before 1
    • just adv
      • just missed being hit1
    • scarce adv
      • would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave1
    • barely adv
      • they could barely hear the speaker1
    • hardly adv
      • we hardly knew them1
    • scarcely adv
      • had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open1
  3. scarcely
    – almost not 1
    hardly; scarcely
    – almost not 1
    • hardly adv
      • he hardly ever goes fishing1
      • he was hardly more than sixteen years old1
    • scarcely adv
      • they scarcely ever used the emergency generator1

scarcely

  1. scarcely

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Related Definitions for "scarcely":

  1. only a very short time before1
    • had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open1
  2. almost not1
    • they scarcely ever used the emergency generator1

scarcely form of scarce:

scarce adj

  1. scarce

scarce adj

  1. scarce
    – deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand 1
    scarce
    – deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand 1
    • scarce adj
      • fresh vegetables were scarce during the drought1

scarce adv

  1. scarce
    – only a very short time before 1
    just; scarce; barely; hardly; scarcely
    – only a very short time before 1
    • just adv
      • just missed being hit1
    • scarce adv
      • would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave1
    • barely adv
      • they could barely hear the speaker1
    • hardly adv
      • we hardly knew them1
    • scarcely adv
      • had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open1

Related Words for "scarce":

  • scarceness, scarcer, scarcest, scarcely

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Antonyms for "scarce":


Related Definitions for "scarce":

  1. deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand1
    • fresh vegetables were scarce during the drought1
  2. only a very short time before1
    • would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave1



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