What does rarity mean?

Definitions for rarity
ˈrɛər ɪ tirar·i·ty

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rarity.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rarity, rareness, infrequency(noun)

    noteworthy scarcity

  2. rarity, tenuity, low density(noun)

    a rarified quality

    "the tenuity of the upper atmosphere"

  3. curio, curiosity, oddity, oddment, peculiarity, rarity(noun)

    something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

Wiktionary

  1. rarity(Noun)

    A rare object.

    Etymology: raritas; compare French rareté. See also rare.

  2. rarity(Noun)

    A measure of the scarcity of an object.

    Etymology: raritas; compare French rareté. See also rare.

  3. rarity(Noun)

    Thinness; the property of having low density

    Etymology: raritas; compare French rareté. See also rare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rarity(noun)

    the quality or state of being rare; rareness; thinness; as, the rarity (contrasted with the density) of gases

    Etymology: [L. raritas: cf. F. raret. See Rare.]

  2. Rarity(noun)

    that which is rare; an uncommon thing; a thing valued for its scarcity

    Etymology: [L. raritas: cf. F. raret. See Rare.]

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How to say rarity in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rarity in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rarity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of rarity in a Sentence

  1. Diane Mauzy:

    (He is) a real rarity in the developing world - and developed too - that has seen public finances and resources squandered by corrupt elites.

  2. Barack Obama:

    He's that rarity in Washington sometimes, he doesn't care about politics, he only cares about getting the job done. At key moments, when it's mattered most ... he was prepared to give up a job he loved rather than be part of something he felt was fundamentally wrong.

  3. Matthieu Lamoure:

    [It is] both a work of art and the queen of speed, [It] represents the elixir of the exceptional: beauty, rarity, racing success, history, authenticity and provenance.

  4. 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)

  5. 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.

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