toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in As You Like It

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
shortage (having an amount that is less than desired)
  • 'tis true; for those that she makes fair she scarce makes honest; and those that she makes honest she makes very ill-favouredly.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — A Lawn before the DUKE'S Palace (13% in)
  • So had you need; I scarce can speak to thank you for myself.
    2.6 — Act 2 Scene 6 — Another part of the Forest (88% in)
  • Farewell, monsieur traveller: look you lisp and wear strange suits; disable all the benefits of your own country; be out of love with your nativity, and almost chide God for making you that countenance you are; or I will scarce think you have swam in a gondola.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The Forest of Arden (18% in)

There are no more uses of "scarcity" in As You Like It.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®Wikipedia Article