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English definition of “pinch pennies”

pinch pennies

(UK also pinch and scrape) old-fashioned
to spend as little money as possible : When we were first married we had to pinch pennies just to get by.Budgeting and saving money
(Definition of pinch pennies from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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