Translation of "skimp" - English-French dictionary

skimp

verb /skimp/

(with on) to take, spend, use, give etc too little or only just enough

économiser, lésiner (sur)
She skimped on meals in order to send her son to college.

to do (a job) imperfectly

bâcler
He’s inclined to skimp his work.
skimpy adjective

too small; inadequate

trop petit
a skimpy dress.
skimpily adverb

chichement
skimpiness noun

insuffisance

(Translation of “skimp” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)