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scanty
used in Antony and Cleopatra

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Definition
small in amount — often inadequate

or:

of clothes:  barely covering the area on which they are worn
  • Well, my good fellows, wait on me to-night: Scant not my cups; and make as much of me As when mine empire was your fellow too, And suffer'd my command.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Alexandria. A Room in the Palace (50% in)

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