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tightening ones belt

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

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

More words related to tightening ones 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.