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scanty
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

2 uses
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Definition
small in amount — often inadequate

or:

of clothes:  barely covering the area on which they are worn
  • He's fat, and scant of breath.
    5.2 — Act 5 Scene 2 — A hall in the Castle (69% in)
  • From this time Be something scanter of your maiden presence; Set your entreatments at a higher rate Than a command to parley.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — A room in Polonius's house (89% in)

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