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    scant - Dictionary definition and meaning for word scant

    Definition
    (verb) work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially
    Synonyms : skimp
    Definition
    (verb) limit in quality or quantity
    Synonyms : skimp
    Definition
    (verb) supply sparingly and with restricted quantities
    Synonyms : skimp , stint
    Example Sentence
    • sting with the allowance
    Definition
    (adj) less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so
    Synonyms : light , short
    Example Sentence
    • a light pound
    • a scant cup of sugar
    • regularly gives short weight
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for scant

SCANT rhymes with PANT => a mean man with scant regard for the panting dog shares non of his water.

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