Translation of "skimp" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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skimpverb [ I or T ]

uk /skɪmp/ us /skɪmp/

to not spend enough time or money on something, or to not use enough of something in order to do a job or activity as it should be done

Many old people skimp on food and heating in order to meet their bills. 许多老人俭省度日,节省食物和供暖费用以支付他们的账单。
When choosing a hotel, do not skimp. 选择海外包价游时不要吝啬。

(Translation of “skimp” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)