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tightening one belt

  • as inscrimp
  • as inskimp
  • as ineconomize
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Synonyms for tightening one belt

verb economize
  • cut back
  • skimp
  • conserve
  • curtail
  • save
  • be cheap
  • be economical
  • be frugal
  • be prudent
  • be sparing
  • cut corners
  • make ends meet
  • pinch pennies
  • run a tight ship
  • stretch a dollar
  • tighten one's belt

Antonyms for tightening one belt

  • spend
  • waste
  • squander
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to tightening one belt

economize

verb. save money

scrimp

verb. economize

skimp

verb. be cheap or frugal about
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.