Definitions of scant

The word scant uses 5 letters:acnst.

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superl. - Not full, large, or plentiful; scarcely sufficient; less than is wanted for the purpose; scanty; meager; not enough; as, a scant allowance of provisions or water; a scant pattern of cloth for a garment. 2

superl. - Sparing; parsimonious; chary. 2

v. t. - To limit; to straiten; to treat illiberally; to stint; as, to scant one in provisions; to scant ourselves in the use of necessaries. 2

v. t. - To cut short; to make small, narrow, or scanty; to curtail. 2

v. i. - To fail, or become less; to scantle; as, the wind scants. 2

adv. - In a scant manner; with difficulty; scarcely; hardly. 2

n. - Scantness; scarcity. 2

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