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Pronunciation of Scarce: Learn how to pronounce Scarce in English correctly

Learn how to say Scarce correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word scarce:

adjective
(especially of food, money, or some other resource) insufficient for the demand:
as raw materials became scarce, synthetics were developed
occurring in small numbers or quantities; rare:
the freshwater shrimp becomes scarce in soft water
adverb
archaic
scarcely:
a babe scarce two years old
Phrases

make oneself scarce

informal leave a place, especially so as to avoid a difficult situation:
I could see he was annoyed so I made myself scarce
Derivatives

scarceness

noun
Origin:

Middle English (in the sense ‘restricted in quantity or size’, also ‘parsimonious’): from a shortening of Anglo-Norman escars, from a Romance word meaning ‘plucked out, selected’