Definitions For Scant


  • Supply sparingly and with restricted quantities
  • Limit in quality or quantity
  • Work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially


  • Less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so

Is Scant a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Scant is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Scant in a Sentence

  • Food was in scant supply.
  • She paid scant attention to the facts.
  • Police found scant evidence of fraud.
  • Don't scant the peanut butter on those sandwiches!

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