Übersetzung von “scarce” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch

scarce

adjective uk /skeəs/ us /skeərs/

rare or existing only in small amounts

escaso
scarce resources

(Übersetzung von “scarce” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)

scarce

adjective /skeəs/

not many or enough in number

escaso, poco común/frecuente
Paintings by this artist are very scarce
Food is scarce because of the drought.
scarcely adverb

only just; not quite

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

used to suggest that something is unreasonable

¡no esperarás/esperará…!
You can scarcely expect me to work when I’m ill.
scarcity noun (plural scarcities)

(a) lack or shortage

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

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

largarse, esfumarse
As soon as the police arrived, he made himself scarce.

(Übersetzung von “scarce” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)