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Meaning of SCANTINESS

Pronunciation:  sk'anteenus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the quality of being meager; "an exiguity of cloth that would only allow of miniature capes"-George Eliot
 

SCANTINESS is a 10 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: exiguity, meagerness, meagreness, poorness, scantness
 
 See Also: deficiency, inadequacy, insufficiency, spareness, sparseness, sparsity

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Scant"i*ness\, n.
Quality or condition of being scanty.

 

 

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