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1. scrimp

verb. ['ˈskrɪmp'] subsist on a meager allowance.

Synonyms

  • save
  • stint

Antonyms

  • idle
  • lose
  • waste

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Words that Rhyme with Scrimp

  • trimpe
  • slimp
  • skimp
  • shrimp
  • primp
  • blimp
  • wimp
  • timpe
  • shimp
  • pimp
  • limp
  • chimp

How do you pronounce scrimp?

Pronounce scrimp as skrɪmp.

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Example sentences of the word scrimp


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
I can’t understand why we scrimp on education and shortchange our kids.

2. Verb, past participle
Never scrimp on your health -- or the health of your fluffy pal, for that matter.

3. Verb, base form
Use care not to scrimp on the requisite steps to build an optimum speaker box.

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