Idiom: 'Scarce as hen's teeth'

What does 'Scarce as hen's teeth' mean?


Hens do not have any teeth, so something that is as scarce as hen's teeth is extremely rare.
("Rare as hen's teeth" is also used.)

  • Category: Animals
  • Contributed By: maurabud02

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