What is another word for

rare

rare as in not widely known
  • "especially valued for its uncommonness"
  • "a rare word"
  • "rare books"
rare as in recurring only at long intervals
  • "a rare appearance"
  • "total eclipses are rare events"
rare as in not widely distributed
  • "rare herbs"
  • "rare patches of green in the desert"
rare as in having low density
  • "rare gasses"
  • "lightheaded from the rarefied mountain air"

Synonyms

  • rarefiedhaving low density; of high moral or intellectual value
  • rarifiedhaving low density; of high moral or intellectual value
rare as in marked by an uncommon quality
  • "especially superlative or extreme of its kind"
  • "what is so rare as a day in June-J.R.Lowell"
  • "a rare skill"
  • "an uncommon sense of humor"
  • "she was kind to an uncommon degree"

Synonyms

  • uncommonnot common or ordinarily encountered; marked by an uncommon quality
rare as in (of meat) cooked a short time
  • "still red inside"
  • "rare roast beef"