Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (adv) barely, hardly, just, scarcely, scarce (only a very short time before) "we hardly knew them"; "had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open"; "would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave"- W.B.Yeats
- S: (adv) hardly, scarcely, barely, scarce (almost not) "he hardly ever goes fishing"; "he was scarce sixteen years old"; "they scarcely ever used the emergency generator"; "I can hardly hear what she is saying"; "she barely seemed to notice him"; "we were so far back in the theater, we could barely read the subtitles"
- S: (adv) hard, hardly (slowly and with difficulty) "prejudices die hard"; "he was so dizzy he could hardly stand up straight"