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stint

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to be severely sparing in order to economize

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work hastily or carelessly

limit in quality or quantity

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subsist on a meager allowance

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supply sparingly and with restricted quantities

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He watches the job each day and examines it with binoculars to make sure the company doesn't skip a step or skimp on materials to make up for the low bid.
For portable chillers, it's important not to skimp on pump size, according to Al Fosco, sales director of Conair's Heat Transfer Group.
When it comes to protective equipment, we never skimp.
Researchers at the University of California at Berkeley and the USDA's Western Human Nutrition Research Center have found that men who skimp on vitamin C-rich fruits and vegetables can cause damage to their sperm cells that can increase the risk of birth defects, genetic disease and/or cancer in their offspring.
The hospital therefore has a financial incentive not to skimp on quality by omitting this medically indicated service (Table 1).
Not one to skimp on style, I have chosen the large Geeling in green to ensure that I am on trend.
Millions of people are facing starvation in the Third World, but EU chiefs did not skimp on the Brussels blowout.
Yet the show doesn't skimp on shtick or snappy one-liners; it's a win-win for viewers both superficial and soured on life.
Years of cutbacks led to hospital managers having to skimp on the most basic and vital services, such as cleaning.
HERE'S a money-saving spring break that doesn't skimp on luxury.
And while a few writers contribute nutrient-poor ingredients that lack essential spice and flavor, their watery prose is offset by writers who don't skimp on the andouille, shrimp, cayenne, okra, onion, and roux that are the signature staples of a good pot of gumbo.
IT'S ABOUT as skimpy as swimwear gets, but Italian lingerie giants La Perla didn't skimp on price with this sizzling bikini.
If you skimp on any of these components, you'll definitely be compromising performance.
Don't skimp on limits: an Umbrella may be the most important policy you every buy.
Forty-year old parents, predominately female, are most likely to be multitaskers who skimp on their personal care in order to manage their time more effectively.