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scrimp

verb

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to avoid unnecessary waste or expense
  • had to scrimp and save for years in order to be able to afford a house

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The first known use of scrimp was circa 1691

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scrimmaging (with)

scrimp

scrimped

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“Scrimp.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scrimp. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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