Definisi 'scant'

English to English
adjective
1 Not full, large, or plentiful; scarcely sufficient; less than is wanted for the purpose; scanty; meager; not enough; as, a scant allowance of provisions or water; a scant pattern of cloth for a garment. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
2 less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so Terjemahkan
Example:
a light pound
a scant cup of sugar
regularly gives short weight
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adverb
3 In a scant manner; with difficulty; scarcely; hardly. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

noun
4 Scantness; scarcity. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
5 work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

6 limit in quality or quantity Terjemahkan
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7 supply sparingly and with restricted quantities Terjemahkan
Example:
sting with the allowance
source: wordnet30

8 To limit; to straiten; to treat illiberally; to stint; as, to scant one in provisions; to scant ourselves in the use of necessaries. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

9 To fail, or become less; to scantle; as, the wind scants. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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