What does sparsely mean?

Definitions for sparsely

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sparsely(adverb)

    in a sparse manner

    "sparsely inhabited"


  1. sparsely(Adverb)

    In a scattered or sparse manner; scantily; widely apart; thinly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sparsely(adverb)

    in a scattered or sparse manner


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sparsely in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sparsely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gary Neal:

    This property was set aside for port industrial use, this is a very limited area that might be sparsely fished. There's hundreds of miles of shoreline that have good access for fishing.

  2. Yuri Trutnev:

    There is no other place on the planet with such a huge and sparsely populated territory ... China has significant water supply problems while we possess 37 percent of water resources of the Asia-Pacific region.

  3. Ray Pruitt:

    It's a remote area with very rugged terrain. Isolated, sparsely populated, a lot of it is high desert terrain; other parts are mountainous, i'm told there are caves in the area, there are mines, unoccupied homes, outbuildings, just a lot of places for a person to hide.

  4. Stuart Pimm:

    Other than just the sheer awful news that Australia has lost so many of its species is the fact that it's done it across areas that are very, very sparsely populated, it tells us that by being careless, particularly with invasive species, that we can do an extraordinary amount of environmental harm even in places where there aren't a lot of people.

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