173 -Dearth

dearth : Noun

  1. (of something) a lack of something; the fact of there not being enough of something (Oxford)

2. an amount or supply that is not large enough (Cambridge)

کم مقدار / چھوٹی تعداد

Sentence (s)

  1. There was a dearth of reliable information on the subject. (Oxford)
  2. The region is suffering from a dearth of medical specialists. (Cambridge)

Phrases & Connected Words

  • a dearth of reliable information
  • a dearth of medical specialists

Synonym(s)

  1. Absence
  2. Deficiency

Antonym(s)

  1. Abundance
  2. Adequacy

Word Family

  1. Dearth