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to be severely sparing in order to economize

Synonyms for scrimp

subsist on a meager allowance


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While SCRIMP eliminates most of the problems associated with hand layup, its greatest benefit has been environmental.
UPMARKET online delivery firm Ocado yesterday said it had seen its best Christmas ever in a sign that consumers did not scrimp on their festive food and drink.
We've had to scrimp and save on food and clothing - it has been a struggle for us.': FROM PAGE 7: LOTTERY ENDS OUR CASH WOE:They scrimped and saved to buy their pounds 50,000 terraced house.
14) Don't scrimp on carrying out due diligence on buyers and companies that you are considering doing business with.
A one-piece shell for a new public transit bus has been fabricated using the SCRIMP vacuum-assisted RTM process and Derakane epoxy vinyl ester from Dow Plastics, Midland, Mich.
Make a great brew whatever your budget with one of these cool buys SCRIMP SCRIMP Wilkinson lime green kettle PS15, BRIGHTEN up your brewing time with this colourful but 1.7L kettle.
The study also found 35% eat out less frequently to fuel their habit, 24% pull out of social plans to save money they spend on smoking and 22% scrimp on holidays to avoid cutting their tobacco budget.
SCRIMP David Hunt ANT0329 antler 3-light rustic-coloured pendant PS178.50 from Scotlight Direct, IDEAL for smaller rooms or low ceilings, this three-lamp pendant comes with beige shades.
SCRIMP Container bedside storage unit PS139 from Made, LOOKING like a grey painted packing crate, the robust shape, iron construction and chunky hardware give this piece a modern industrial feel.
Make sure you and your partner are in agreement - no locking of horns SCRIMP Antler table lamp PS19.99, Dunelm Mill, A GHOSTLY white approach with this modern, minimalist lamp would be perfect in a monochrome space or a modern white on white room.
SCRIMP White wicker picnic hamper from Debenhams, Lined with vintage floral style, this wicker wonder comes with four ceramic plates, four acrylic glasses and four plastic handled knives, forks, spoons and corkscrew.
A DISTRAUGHT dog lover is urging other pet owners not to scrimp on vaccinations after her daughter's beloved Chihuahua died from a killer disease.
Despite being around six months pregnant, the superstar has refused to scrimp on her trademark style and was papped earlier this week sporting a sky-high pair of leopard print Louboutin boots.
Pop the kettle on and make a huge style statement with each of these modern brushed steel designer kettles: SCRIMP Philips HD4671/60 Kettle, pounds 34.99 from House of Fraser, Smart model has a double-action filter for clean water and a cleaner kettle.
essentials to see which best adds style to your home Weigh up these three kitchen essentials to see which best adds style to your home SCRIMP SCRIMP Garden Trading Set of Kitchen Scales, in Flint PS20, John Lewis AN attractive set of scales that are reminiscent of those seen in traditional greengrocers.