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1. nickel-and-dime

verb. spend money frugally; spend as little as possible.

Synonyms

  • spend
  • drop
  • expend

Antonyms

  • overspend
  • underspend
  • recuperate
  • better

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Words that Rhyme with Nickel And Dime

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Example sentences of the word nickel-and-dime


1. Noun Phrase
To ensure that you don't nickel and dime yourself with extras, create a prioritized list.

2. nickel-and-dime

adjective. low-paying.

Synonyms

  • cheap

Antonyms

  • soothe
  • fall

3. nickel-and-dime

adjective. of minor importance.

Synonyms

  • unimportant

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • go

4. nickel-and-dime

verb. accumulate gradually.

Synonyms

  • scratch
  • scrape up
  • come up

Antonyms

  • spread
  • set
  • go off
  • stop

5. nickel

noun. ['ˈnɪkəl'] a hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion; used in alloys; occurs in pentlandite and smaltite and garnierite and millerite.

Synonyms

  • smaltite
  • garnierite
  • metallic element
  • pentlandite
  • millerite
  • atomic number 28
  • metal

Etymology

  • nickel (Swedish)
  • kopparnickel (Swedish)

6. nickel

noun. ['ˈnɪkəl'] a United States coin worth one twentieth of a dollar.

Antonyms

  • reverse

Etymology

  • nickel (Swedish)
  • kopparnickel (Swedish)

7. nickel

noun. ['ˈnɪkəl'] five dollars worth of a drug.

Synonyms

  • five-spot
  • nickel note
  • fiver

Antonyms

  • tail
  • obverse
  • cathode

Etymology

  • nickel (Swedish)
  • kopparnickel (Swedish)

8. nickel

verb. ['ˈnɪkəl'] plate with nickel.

Etymology

  • nickel (Swedish)
  • kopparnickel (Swedish)

9. dime

noun. ['ˈdaɪm'] a United States coin worth one tenth of a dollar.

Etymology

  • dîme (French)
  • dixme (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. dime

noun. ['ˈdaɪm'] street name for a packet of illegal drugs that is sold for ten dollars.

Synonyms

  • dime bag

Antonyms

  • head
  • tail

Etymology

  • dîme (French)
  • dixme (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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