Meaning of SPARSE in English

SPARSE

adj. 1 thin (on the ground), few (and far between), meagre, scanty, (widely) dispersed or scattered, spread out, spotty, in short supply, scarce Tourists are sparse in Scotland in January Sparse blooms appeared on the rose-bushes this year. 2 little, limited, meagre, scant, sparing, inappreciable, not much, insignificant Sparse use was made of the new tennis court because of the rain

Oxford thesaurus English vocab.      Английский словарь Оксфорд тезаурус.