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Definitions of scant
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

The word "scant" uses 5 letters: A C N S T.

Direct anagrams of scant:
  canst   cants

Words formed by adding one letter before or after scant (in bold), or to acnst in any order:
a -   sancta   e -   ascent   centas   enacts   secant   stance   h -   chants   snatch   stanch   i -   actins   antics   nastic   o -   cantos   cotans   octans   s -   scants   u -   cantus   y -   scanty  

Shorter words found within scant:
act   acts   an   ant   ants   as   at   can   cans   cant   cast   cat   cats   na   sac   sat   scan   scat   ta   tan   tans   tas  

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