Synonyms and Antonyms of stint
1 a fixed period of time during which a person holds a job or position <signed up for a three-year stint in the army> Synonyms hitch, term, tenure, tourRelated Words shift, watch; go, turn; duration, standing, time; cycle, span, spell, stretch; life, life span, lifetime, run
2 the act or practice of keeping something (as an activity) within certain boundaries <his parents have always supported him without stint, no matter what interests he has chosen to pursue> Synonyms circumscription, confinement, limitation, rein, restrictionRelated Words constraint, restraint; containment, isolation, segregation
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