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Synonyms for rarity
ˈrɛər ɪ tirar·i·ty

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  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 WordNet3.0 / 3 votes

  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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. raritynoun

    thinness, subtilty

  2. raritynoun

    uncommonness, infrequency

  3. raritynoun

    uncommon thing, scarce thing

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "rarity":

    scarcity, paucity, dearth, rare

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How to use rarity in a sentence?

  1. Alba Pasini:

    The oddity of this case is represented by the rarity of these findings ; whether the two evidences are somehow linked or not, it's been a truly lucky event to find them on the same individual.

  2. Phillip Gander:

    It is such a rarity that a person requiring invasive electrode monitoring for epilepsy also has tinnitus that we aim to study every such person if they are willing.

  3. Robert James:

    Like everyone else I ’m sitting around eating popcorn waiting to see what he’s going to release and what he’s not going to release, quite frankly even when you look up case law on special grand juries, you ’ll see it is a rarity.

  4. Joe Orlando:

    The pound-for-pound power of this find is unprecedented, 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.

  5. Walter Bagehot:

    Progress would not have been the rarity it is if the early food had not been the late poison.

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