Die Übersetzung von "scarce" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


adjective /skeəs/

not many or enough in number

sukar didapati
Paintings by this artist are very scarce
Food is scarce because of the drought.
scarcely adverb

only just; not quite

tidak berapa
Speak louder please – I can scarcely hear you
scarcely enough money to live on.

used to suggest that something is unreasonable

tidak patut
You can scarcely expect me to work when I’m ill.
scarcity noun (plural scarcities)

(a) lack or shortage

a scarcity of work/jobs
times of scarcity.
make oneself scarce

to run away or stay away, especially in order to avoid trouble

angkat kaki
As soon as the police arrived, he made himself scarce.

(Die Übersetzung von "scarce" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)