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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
3. (poorly or thinly)
Es una región escasamente poblada y rica en flora y fauna.It's a sparsely populated region that is rich in flora and fauna.
Regionalism used in the United States
Estas familias viven escasamente con lo poco que ganan al mes.These families live meagerly on the little money they earn each month.
c. meagrely (United Kingdom)
Para bajar de peso, hay que comer escasamente.To lose weight, you need to eat meagrely.
A los profesores de allí los pagan escasamente, así que tienen que complementar la renta.Teachers there are poorly paid, so they need to supplement their incomes.
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