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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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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.
Still, at least the show didn't skimp on the details and research unearthed a nasty deal between Churchill and Stalin which saw many Russians sent home to face certain death.
The Chrysler was bought new by Obama in 2004 and he didn't skimp on the specification with the 300C boasting a full leather and wood interior and a 5.
SHORT AND SHARP Lucy Evangelinsta shows A-wear collection yesterday; SKIMP Nikki Corr in Matthew Williamson swimwear; SOCKSY Julie Doherty in M&S; ALL WHITE Maryam in Vero Moda
While nobody likes paying more tax, public safety is one issue we don't want to skimp on.
But research from Norwich Union shows that most parents often go without holidays or skimp on home improvements so they can leave more to their children.
One reason the roads are getting less safe is that federal deregulation of the trucking industry in 1980 so increased competition that less scrupulous trucking companies have tended to skimp on maintenance and permit unsafe practices by their drivers.
4Don't skimp on lean protein, such as fish, grilled chicken or lean meat.
SPCB member Nora Radcliffe said: "If we skimp on maintenance, we will pay dearly for it in the end.
A good team requires a good playing surface and there are some things we cannot skimp on.
PENSIONERS in the Vale of Glamorgan have been urged not to skimp on heating during the current cold snap.
And you ought to know what to expect if you skimp on a clapped-out old banger with no MoT.
If price is an issue for you, retailers may pitch you less robust units with smaller hard drives and less RAM, but you shouldn't skimp on the core features.