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scanty
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
small in amount — often inadequate

or:

of clothes:  barely covering the area on which they are worn
  • He went out of the room calling "Ewing!" and returned in a few minutes accompanied by an embarrassed, slightly worn young man, with shell-rimmed glasses and scanty blond hair.
    p. 94.4
scanty = a little
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