Translation of "scarcity" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

scarcity

noun [ U ] uk us /ˈskeə.sɪ.ti/ US  /ˈsker.sə.t̬i/

when something is not easy to find or get

缺乏;不足;短缺
the scarcity of skilled workers 缺乏熟练工人

(Translation of “scarcity” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)