What is another word for scanty?

454 synonyms found


[ skˈantɪ], [ skˈantɪ], [ s_k_ˈa_n_t_ɪ]

Synonyms for Scanty:

deficient (adjective) eastern poison oak (adjective) few (adjective) incomplete (adjective) insufficient (adjective) light (adjective) little (adjective) narrow (adjective) poor (adjective) small (adjective) eastern poison oak failing few light Other synonyms: short

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Rhymes for Scanty:

  1. shanty;
  2. auntie, panty, canty, anti;
  3. chianti;
  4. vigilante;

Quotes for Scanty:

  1. Without any assistance whatever, I founded a school in Weimar in 10 years. Only I could perform certain works with the scanty means that I dared not ask anyone else to work with. Franz Liszt.
  2. The abilities of man must fall short on one side or the other, like too scanty a blanket when you are abed. If you pull it upon your shoulders, your feet are left bare; if you thrust it down to your feet, your shoulders are uncovered. Thomas Paine.
  3. The Legislature of Lower Canada, consisting chiefly of Roman Catholics, could hardly be expected to support a church which they were taught to consider heretical, and in Upper Canada the scanty means at the disposal of the Government, precluded all hope. John Strachan.