adjective, scant·er, scant·est.
verb (used with object)
DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of scant
OTHER WORDS FROM scantscantly, adverbscantness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for scant
Scantly; without he were excommunicate of heresy at the time this wedding were celebrate.
I scantly know, Isoult, if thou wilt be glad to see us, considering the ill news we bring.Robin Tremayne|Emily Sarah Holt
Pile on lettuce leaves, and cover with French dressing, into which finely grated cheese has been scantly stirred.Dishes & Beverages of the Old South|Martha McCulloch Williams
I scantly wis—marry, methinks with the Court, at this present.
“Methinks it were scantly so merry for you, Mistress Doll,” answered Agnes rather keenly.For the Master's Sake|Emily Sarah Holt