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synonyms for scamped

  • scrimp
  • pinch
  • save
  • scamp
  • scant
  • scrape
  • screw
  • slight
  • spare
  • stint
  • withhold
  • be mean with
  • be sparing
  • cut corners
  • make ends meet
  • pinch pennies
  • roll back
  • tighten one's belt

antonyms for scamped

MOST RELEVANT
  • release
  • spend
  • squander
  • waste
  • use
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How to use scamped in a sentence

Neglect of the property, financial ruin, scamped education for the child!
PLAYS--FIRST SERIESAUGUST STRINDBERG
And if that production were scamped this week because Cochrane was away, he would be the one to take the loss in reputation.
OPERATION: OUTER SPACEWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
Now was the time when a bit of scamped work by the mechanic is paid for by the life of the aeronaut.
DANGER! AND OTHER STORIESARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Even when the college work was uncongenial, he never scamped it, but mastered the subject.
JAMES GILMOUR OF MONGOLIAJAMES GILMOUR
The ascending shaft is not a hurried piece of work, scamped by a creature impatient to reach the sunlight.
SOCIAL LIFE IN THE INSECT WORLDJ. H. FABRE
What are the causes of all this poverty and vice and scamped workmanship, and weak eyes and shaky hands, on the top of high wages?
RED POTTAGEMARY CHOLMONDELEY
He had moved into these new quarters while I was down in Warwickshire, and the man who put in the windows had scamped his job.
FOE-FARRELLARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
She knew Arthur too well to suppose that he would offer a metropolitan audience scamped workmanship.
MELOMANIACSJAMES HUNEKER
Even when it was more economical to do a thing well, he insisted from force of habit on having it scamped.
THE RAGGED TROUSERED PHILANTHROPISTSROBERT TRESSELL
Rooms for which the customers paid to have three coats of paint were scamped with one or two.
THE RAGGED TROUSERED PHILANTHROPISTSROBERT TRESSELL
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