escaso = scarce adjective

escaso, escasa

adjective

English Translation of ESCASO

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escaso de : short of

Examples of ESCASO

    los alimentos están muy escasos food is very scarce las posibilidades de encontrarlo vivo son muy escasas the chances of finding him alive are very slim habrá escasa visibilidad en las carreteras visibility on the roads will be poor el recital tuvo escaso público the recital was poorly or sparsely attended tenemos escasa información del asunto we have very little information on the subject un programa de escaso interés a programme of limited interest un motor de escasa potencia a not very powerful engine iba a escasa distancia del otro coche he was a short distance behind the other car escaso de algo short of something anda escaso de dinero he's short of money

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