A scarcity or lack of something: there is a dearth of evidence
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- This lack of public support is responsible for a dearth of overt fearless principle in the public service.
- These failures can be partially attributed to a lack of political will and a dearth of resources.
- This season there has been a dearth of good supernatural television, and hopefully this will fit the bill.
lack, scarcity, shortage, shortfall, want, deficiency, insufficiency, inadequacy, paucity, sparseness, scantiness, rareness;
Words that rhyme with dearthberth, birth, earth, firth, girth, mirth, Perth, worth
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