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scarce

US [skers]
UK [skeə(r)s]
  • adv.勉强;刚;几乎不;简直不
  • adj.缺乏的;不足的;稀少的
  • Web稀有的;罕见的
Comparative Degree:scarcer  Superlative:scarcest  
scarce
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adj.
1.
缺乏的;不足的;稀少的if sth isscarce , there is not enough of it and it is only available in small quantities
scarce resources
稀缺资源
Details of the accident are scarce.
事故的详细情况了解不多。
Food was becoming scarce.
食物越来越紧缺。
IDM
make yourself scarce
(informal)
躲开;回避;溜走to leave somewhere and stay away for a time in order to avoid an unpleasant situation
adv.
1.
勉强;刚;几乎不;简直不only just; almost not
I can scarce remember him.
我几乎想不起他了。

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