escaso

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *escarpsus, from Late Latin excarpsus (rare), from *excarpere (pluck out), from classical Latin excerpere. Related to English scarce.

AdjectiveEdit

escaso m (feminine escasa, masculine plural escasos, feminine plural escasas)

  1. rare
  2. insufficient, scarce
  3. scanty

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 18 March 2014, at 13:48