Synonyms of scarcity in English:

scarcity


See definition of scarcity

noun

1‘the scarcity of affordable housing’

SYNONYMS

shortage, dearth, lack, want, undersupply, insufficiency, paucity, scarceness, scantness, meagreness, sparseness, scantiness, poverty

deficiency, inadequacy, limitedness

unavailability, absence

rare exiguity, exiguousness

ANTONYMS

abundance, excess, surplus

2‘the bird's current scarcity is the result of a lack of appropriate food’

SYNONYMS

rarity, rareness, infrequency, sparseness, uncommonness, unusualness

ANTONYMS

commonness