1(shortage) escasez feminine(shortage) carestía feminine(infrequency) lo poco comúnbefore noun it has scarcity value — es valioso por lo escaso
- It should not be relegated to a matter that was only given close attention in times of drought and water scarcity.
- In a market economy it is as easy to fall as to rise, but in periods of scarcity and famine, easier to survive within such a system than outside it.
- Such is the official apathy that drought and food scarcities have found little space for intellectual discussions and strategic planning.
- This lack of scarcity makes this concert even sillier, as there is nothing special about it.
- In general, beech nuts have been regarded as food for humans in times of famine or scarcity.