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synonyms for skimp

  • 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
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antonyms for skimp

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  • release
  • spend
  • squander
  • waste
  • use
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How to use skimp in a sentence

The final word on shopping for the best toasterA good toaster is an indispensable part of any kitchen, and today’s models don’t skimp on details and features that can tackle many different cooking tasks.
BEST TOASTER: GET PERFECTLY GOLDEN SLICES EVERY TIMEPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 10, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Hours seven through nine—the hours we’re most likely to skimp on—may actually be the most powerful.
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In every video, Burke and his team both inform and entertain, skimping neither on technical jargon nor opportunities to create useful Reddit memes.
GAMERSNEXUS’ STEVE BURKE OVERCLOCKS HIS YOUTUBE CHANNEL’S BEST COMMENTSNATHAN MATTISEJANUARY 21, 2021ARS TECHNICA
Keysight makes “critical tools that companies are unlikely to skimp on” and that become “sticky” once users get accustomed to them, says Vontobel’s Chang.
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Of course, if you’re looking for a more passive VR experience, such as “virtual travel” or immersive movies, you can maybe skimp on or even outright ditch the need for specialized controllers of any kind.
BEST VR HEADSETS: BRING YOUR ENTERTAINMENT TO LIFEERIC ALTJANUARY 11, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
However, if you know you need something more heavy-duty, don’t skimp on bin storage.
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Don’t skimp on scoping out the specs and stick to your goals, even if that means waiting a little bit more time to save.
BEST GAMING MONITOR: FIVE THINGS TO CONSIDERCARSEN JOENKNOVEMBER 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It’s easy to skimp on storage when you’re buying a computer.
RIP OUT YOUR COMPUTER’S BRAIN AND TURN IT INTO AN EXTERNAL HARD DRIVEWHITSON GORDONNOVEMBER 10, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
With its cat ears and sleek LED lights, these headphones will delight kids without skimping on sound quality or comfort.
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Then as the sober days of manhood came, and Landy witnessed the finish of the improvident and foolish, he began to save and skimp.
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WORDS RELATED TO SKIMP

  • cut back
  • cut down on
  • go easy on
  • hoard
  • keep
  • maintain
  • nurse
  • preserve
  • safeguard
  • scrimp
  • skimp
  • sock away
  • squirrel
  • squirrel away
  • stash
  • steward
  • store up
  • support
  • sustain
  • take care of
  • use sparingly
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