Sparse - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |spɑːrs|  American pronunciation of the word sparse
Brit.  |spɑːs|  British pronunciation of the word sparse

adjective

- not dense(syn: thin)

trees were sparse

Examples

...open land is sparse around here...

...if the sparse crowds are any indication of the public's interest in the presidential candidate, then his reputation obviously foregoes him...

Word forms

adjective
comparative: sparser
superlative: sparsest
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