Definition Of skimps


expend or use less time, money, or material on something than is necessary in an attempt to economize.

don't skimp on insurance when you travel overseas

Example Of skimps

  • And they didn't skimp on the cheese either; there was enough for every chip.

  • But don't skimp on the lemon juice - you'll need the acid to make the flank steak tender.

  • But the fact is that justice costs, and if we skimp on the money, then we skimp on the justice too.

  • Did you spend so much on CGI that you had to skimp on blood packs?

  • don't skimp on insurance when you book your holidays

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