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1) dearth. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...The condition of lacking a needed or usual amount: absence, lack, want. See EXCESS....

2) dearth. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...rhymes with earth and means scarcity or lack, as in There is a dearth of good plays this season. 1...

3) dearth. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. A scarce supply; a lack: the dearth of uncensored, firsthand information about the war (Richard Zoglin, Time February 4, 1991). 2. Shortage of food; famine. Middle...

4) Death in the Pot. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...During a dearth in Gilgal, there was made for the sons of the prophets a pottage of wild herbs, some of which were poisonous. When the sons of the prophets tasted...

5) 7613. (Thomas) Gerald Massey. 1828-1907. Bartlett, John, comp. 1919. Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.
...NUMBER: 7613 AUTHOR: (Thomas) Gerald Massey (1828–1907) QUOTATION: There s no dearth of kindness In this world of ours; Only in our blindness We gather thorns for...

6) 16052. Delillo, Don. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:16052 QUOTATION:There's never a dearth of reasons to shoot at the President. ATTRIBUTION:Don Delillo (b. 1926), U.S. author. Larry Parmenter, in Libra, pt....

7) 39231. Mencken, H.L. (Henry Lewis). The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:39231 QUOTATION:What ails it, intrinsically, is a dearth of intellectual audacity and of aesthetic passion. Running through it, and characterizing the work...

8) 17582. Dos Passos, John. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:17582 QUOTATION:In a moment when criticism shows a singular dearth of direction every man has to be a law unto himself in matters of theatre, writing, and...

9) -th 2. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Act; process: spilth. 2. State; quality: dearth. Middle English, from Old English -thu, n. suff....

10) paucity. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Smallness of number; fewness. 2. Scarcity; dearth: a paucity of natural resources. Middle English paucite, from Old French, from Latin paucits, from paucus, few....

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