Synonyms of rare in English:



  • 1 their rare moments of privacy
    infrequent, few and far between, scarce, sparse, scattered, thin on the ground, golden, like gold dust, as scarce as hen's teeth; occasional, limited, odd, isolated, sporadic, intermittent, unaccustomed, unwonted; Britishout of the common
    [Antonyms] common frequent
  • 2 a collector of rare stamps and coins one of Britain's rarest birds
    unusual, uncommon, unfamiliar, out of the ordinary, atypical, singular, remarkable, recherché, special, precious
    [Antonyms] ordinary commonplace
  • 3 he's a man of rare talent
    [Antonyms] common everyday
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