Skimp

Definition of Skimp

v. t.1.To slight; to do carelessly; to scamp.
[imp. & p. p. Skimped ; p. pr. & vb. n. Skimping.]
2.To make insufficient allowance for; to scant; to scrimp.
v. i.1.To save; to be parsimonious or niggardly.
a.1.Scanty.

Related Words

begrudge, blink, carefully ignore, cold-shoulder, cut a corner, cut corners, dodge, economize, enforce economies, exiguous, famish, fudge, grudge, husband, keep within compass, live upon nothing, make ends meet, manage, pass over, pass over lightly, pinch, pinch pennies, poor, put something aside, save, scamp, scant, scanty, scrape, scrape and save, screw, scrimp, scrimpy, short, skim, skim over, skim the surface, skimpy, skip over, slight, slubber over, slur, slur over, spare, sparse, starve, stint, touch upon, touch upon lightly
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