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Synonyms for rarity
ˈrɛər ɪ tirar·i·ty

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  1. raritynoun


  2. raritynoun

    A rare object.


  3. raritynoun

    A measure of the scarcity of an object.


  4. raritynoun

    Thinness; the property of having low density


Princeton's WordNet

  1. rarity, rareness, infrequencynoun

    noteworthy scarcity

    tenuity, rareness, oddment, curiosity, peculiarity, low density, curio, oddity, infrequency

  2. rarity, tenuity, low densitynoun

    a rarified quality

    "the tenuity of the upper atmosphere"

    tenuity, slenderness, thinness, rareness, oddment, curiosity, peculiarity, low density, feebleness, curio, oddity, infrequency

  3. curio, curiosity, oddity, oddment, peculiarity, raritynoun

    something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

    tenuity, remainder, wonder, end, distinguishing characteristic, distinctiveness, rareness, curio, oddness, specialty, curiosity, quirkiness, low density, queerness, oddity, crotchet, specialness, distinctive feature, remnant, peculiarity, oddment, infrequency, quirk, speciality

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. raritynoun

    thinness, subtilty

  2. raritynoun

    uncommonness, infrequency

  3. raritynoun

    uncommon thing, scarce thing

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rarity":

    scarcity, paucity, dearth, rare

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  1. E. B. White:

    Television hangs on the questionable theory that whatever happens anywhere should be sensed everywhere. If everyone is going to be able to see everything, in the long run all sights may lose whatever rarity value they once possessed, and it may well turn out that people, being able to see and hear practically everything, will be specially interested in almost nothing.

  2. Jussi Pylkkanen:

    The high prices we see are a reflection of both rarity and surging demand, asian collectors have been increasingly active lately, bringing a new competitive dynamic, especially when it comes to top-quality masterpieces.

  3. Heritage Auctions:

    Coin collecting lore states the unique rarity was excavated from the site of the first Philadelphia Mint before 1876.

  4. The FDA:

    No test is perfect, given the probability of erroneous results and the rarity of these mutations, professional societies typically recommend that only prospective parents with a family history of a genetic disorder undergo carrier screening.

  5. Evil Rarity:

    Rarity: Or, should I say that I’ve ever imagined! Spike: Oh yeah we should definitely go by- (loud gasp) Twilight Sparkle: Spike! Never ever ever take another book at the castle with out asking! Spike: What? Just being honest, it’s what good friends do. (Twilight growls)

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