Definitions For Scarce


  • Deficient in quantity or number compared with the demand


  • Only a very short time before
  • Almost not


  • Almost not at all : scarcely or hardly

Is Scarce a Scrabble Word?

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

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Scarce is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Scarce in a Sentence

  • Food was getting scarce during the drought.
  • Food was a bit scarce last winter
  • I could scarce believe what I was hearing.

Synonyms for Scarce

Antonyms for Scarce

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