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exiguous, imperceptible, inconsequential, inconsiderable, infrequent, insufficient, lean, less, meager, middling, minimal, minimum, minor, minority, minute, miserly, negligible, niggardly, occasional, paltry, petty, piddling, rare, scant, scanty, scarce, scattered, scattering, seldom, short, skimpy, slender, slight, slim, some, sparse, sporadic, spotty, stingy, straggling, thin, trifling, uncommon, Unfrequent, not many, scarcely any, few and far between, not too many, widely spaced, semioccasional, little.
exceptional, isolated, limited, odd, spasmodic, stray, unusual, few and far between, semioccasional.
brief, compact, concise, delicate, diminutive, little, low, meager, minute, narrow, paltry, puny, scanty, short, small, succinct.
casual, desultory, especial, exclusive, incidental, intermittent, particular, random, special, specific, not habitual, off and on.
attenuate, attenuated, deficient, extraordinary, flimsy, inconceivable, light, rarefied, singular, strange, subtle, tenuous, unimaginable, unique, unlikely, unthinkable, unwonted, Subtile, out of the ordinary, unheard of, recherché.
failing, shortened, shy, truncated, wanting, at a premium, in short supply, seldom met with.
fitful, hit-or-miss, irregular, spotty, fits and starts, bits and pieces, on-again-off-again.
aberrant, abnormal, anomalous, arcane, bizarre, curious, eccentric, egregious, exotic, extreme, fantastic, freakish, nondescript, noteworthy, novel, original, peculiar, prodigious, remarkable, startling, surprising, unaccustomed, unconventional, unfamiliar, unorthodox, weird, uncustomary, queer, out of the way.
a couple of, a few, hardly a.
admixture, dust, handful, lick, mixture, sprinkle, strain, taste, tinge, touch, trace, Dusting, Powdering.
several, smatter, smattering, spattering, sprinkling, slim pickings, small number.
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– The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
– The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
– Dorothy at Oak Knowe by Evelyn Raymond