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Detailed Translations for scarcely from English to French


scarcely adv

  1. scarcely (barely; hardly)

Translation Matrix for scarcely:

AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- barely; hardly; just; scarce
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- hardly
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
presque pas barely; hardly; scarcely
tout juste barely; hardly; scarcely at the very last moment; close; closely; just; just now; narrowly; recently
à peine barely; hardly; scarcely close; closely; dully; flat; just; narrowly

Related Words for "scarcely":

Synonyms for "scarcely":

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

Wiktionary Translations for scarcely:

  1. almost not

Cross Translation:
scarcely à peine nauwelijks — slechts in geringe mate


scarce adj

  1. scarce (uncommon)

Translation Matrix for scarce:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
singulier singular
AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- barely; hardly; just; scarcely
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
rare scarce; uncommon extraordinary; few; flimsy; funny; hardly ever; incidentally; lean; little; miserable; occasionally; odd; phenomenal; poor; prodigious; rare; rarefied; rarely; seldom; shabby; sporadic; strange; teneous; thin; uncommon; unique
rarement scarce; uncommon extraordinary; few; funny; hardly ever; little; odd; phenomenal; prodigious; rare; rarely; seldom; strange; uncommon; unique
singulier scarce; uncommon alien; amazing; apart; astonishing; astounding; atypical; bizarre; curious; different; easy; eccentric; exceptional; excessive; exclusive; exeptional; exotic; exquisite; extraordinary; extreme; foreign; freak; funny; hardly ever; idiosyncratic; incomparable; inimitable; isolated; little; marvellous; marvelous; miraculous; noteworthy; odd; on its own; once in a life time; once only; one and only; outlandish; peculiar; phenomenal; prodigious; queer; rare; rarely; seldom; separate; simple; sole; special; startling; strange; surprising; the one and only; uncommon; uncomplicated; unique; unparalleled; unusual; wonderful; wondrous

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

Wiktionary Translations for scarce:

  1. -
  1. Qui ne suffire pas.
  2. Traductions à trier
  3. Qui est en petit nombre, qui se trouve difficilement.
  4. désuet|fr chiche, avare, radin.

Cross Translation:
scarce rare rar — nur in geringer Anzahl vorhanden; nur in geringer Häufigkeit vorkommend