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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 scantly
 (ad.)缺乏地,僅僅

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scant·ly, adv.
 1. In a scant manner; not fully or sufficiently; narrowly; penuriously.
 2. Scarcely; hardly; barely.
 Scantly they durst their feeble eyes dispread
 Upon that town.   --Fairfax.
 We hold a tourney here to-morrow morn,
 And there is scantly time for half the work.   --Tennyson.