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skimping

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Synonyms and Antonyms of skimping

  1. careful management of material resources after years of skimping and saving, he was finally able to afford the sports car he had always wanted Synonyms frugality, husbandry, parsimony, penny-pinching, providence, scrimping, economy, thriftRelated Words conservation, saving; miserliness, niggardliness, stinginess; belt-tightening, retrenchment; discretion, forehandedness, prudence; austerity, moderation, restraint, temperanceNear Antonyms extravagance, improvidence, lavishness, prodigality, squanderingAntonyms diseconomy, wastefulness


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