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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. Rick Snyder:

    When you factor in rarity, value, quantity and quality, it can be argued this is the single greatest baseball card find the hobby has ever witnessed.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Nathan Chapman:

    Amy Stroup has what is a rarity among most people doing music but common for all great artists that make a real impact – unique artistry that is immediately identifiable. That special something that cuts through the noise. I’ve been a fan since the first song.

  5. Heritage Auctions:

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

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