scantily

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Etymology[edit]

scanty +‎ -ly

Adverb[edit]

scantily (comparative more scantily, superlative most scantily)

  1. In a scanty manner; not fully; not plentifully; sparingly; parsimoniously.
    • 2006 1/17, Melissa Block, “Analysis: British Parliamentarian among reality TV show cast”, NPR_ATC:
      American interest is provided by former NBA star, Dennis Rodman, and the scantily clad Traci Bingham, formerly of "Baywatch."

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