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Synonyms for stint

be mean

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Synonyms for stint

to be severely sparing in order to economize

a piece of work that has been assigned

a limited, often assigned period of activity, duty, or opportunity

Synonyms for stint

an unbroken period of time during which you do something

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smallest American sandpiper

an individual's prescribed share of work

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subsist on a meager allowance

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supply sparingly and with restricted quantities

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The 78-year-old Ashington native racked up 106 England caps between 1958 and 1970, before short managerial stints with Preston and Wigan.
WFI OFFICIAL WFI hurriedly arranged team's training stint in Poland
The two realized they still love each other and cannot leave each other during the 30-days stint.
After a troubled qualifying session, Matt started the race from 51st position on the grid but he made incredible progress, moving right up into the top 20 overall during his opening stints.
Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan opened up about her upcoming court-ordered stint in rehab in her first interview for five months, but dodged questions about addiction.
All drivers in the team did a stint each, with only Alice, Damiano and Fabienne continued the next stints till about 10 pm.
Seedorf, who also had stints at Real Madrid, Ajax and Inter Milan, has a Brazilian wife and often spent holidays in Rio de Janeiro.
The longest stint on the soft tyre came from Perez, who completed 33 laps, and the longest stint on the medium tyre was 26 laps from Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg.
United manager Sir Alex Ferguson will be pleased Wayne Rooney has been passed fit after a stint off ill.
Mathai, who left Doha in July 2005, after a four-year stint, is currently serving as India's ambassador to France.
WILDMAN actor Charlie Sheen was starting another stint in rehab yesterday after his latest three-day drink-and-drugs bender.
UNLIKELY Strictly Come Dancing star Ann Widdecombe has revealed her stint in the show has not made the slightest difference to her life - unlike many TV talent show contestants.
Hissette had driven more stints than his teammates when team manager Mike Wilkes assigned him to the last stint.
It will be Lohan's third jail stint for a three-year-old drug and drink-driving case filed after a pair of high-profile arrests in 2007.
AHA' MOMENT: Her stint as a trader with Prime Broking, which made her realise that her specialty was operations.