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"skint" in British English

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skintadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /skɪnt/ UK slang
having no ​money: I get ​paid each ​Friday, and by ​Tuesday I'm always skint.
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(Definition of skint from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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skintadjective

uk   us   /skɪnt/ UK informal
not having any ​money, especially temporarily: Quite often I ​find myself skint at the end of the month. It was just after Christmas when everyone is totally skint.
(Definition of skint from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “skint”
in Chinese (Simplified) 身无分文的,一文不名的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身無分文的,一文不名的…
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