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scrimp

verb [I]  us   /skrɪmp/
to spend as little money as possible: She scrimped and saved to care for her two younger sisters.
Translations of “scrimp”
in Vietnamese tằn tiện…
in Spanish hacer economías, escatimar…
in Thai ประหยัด, จำกัด…
in Malaysian berjimat…
in French économe, économiser sur tout…
in German knausern und sparen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 過度縮減開支…
in Indonesian hemat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 过度缩减开支…
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