eke out


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Synonyms for eke out

be sparing with

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eke out a living

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supplement what is thought to be deficient

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live from day to day, as with some hardship

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make by laborious and precarious means

obtain with difficulty

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Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 2 ( ANI ): A fine and disciplined bowling display by the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) helped them to eke out a 14-run win against Mumbai Indians (MI) at the M.
Paris: The French economy is set to eke out growth of 0.1 per cent in the second quarter of this year, the Bank of France said yesterday, after entering recession in the first quarter.
The squeeze on care services comes as older people are being forced to 'eke out' an existence on the edge of poverty due to rising fuel and food prices, Mitchell said.
Summary: TOKYO - Japan's airports could run out of jet fuel in 10 days without emergency measures to eke out supplies after vital infrastructure was damaged in last week's earthquake, the International Air Transport Association, or IATA, said.
Summary: England held their nerve to eke out a 24-run win against a spirited Pakistan at Chester-le-Street and go 1-0 up in the NatWest Series.
DEREK SHAWis currently leading the trainers' standings on the all-weather and can eke out a fourth consecutive victory from Epidaurian King at Southwell.
DEREK Shaw is currently leading the trainers' standings on the all-weather and can eke out a fourth consecutive victory from Epidaurian King at Southwell.
If you can eke out a few extra bucks a month, say $50, then try putting that amount toward your credit card debt.
But Gronholm responded with a burst of speed when the rally proper got under way to eke out a 13.9-second lead over the chasing pack.
The microbes appear to eke out a living from that light, which the researchers can see only through night goggles.
I like this line of Mollie's, assuming the reader knows Jane Eyre, "Except I wasn't wearing a bonnet and didn't have to eke out an existence as a governess to a brooding man with a mad wife locked away in his attic.
Having overspent in the go-go technology era, Playboy Enterprises expects to report operating income of $22 million this year and may eke out a profit for the first time since 1998.