Meaning of Scrimped



English: Scrimped
Bangla: কৃপণতা করা
Hindi: कम देना, बचत करना, मितव्यय करना, अल्प-व्यय करना, आधे पेट रखना
Type: Verb / ক্রিয়া / क्रिया
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Definition: 1

to be sparing or frugal; economize (often followed by on): They scrimped and saved for everything they have. He spends most of his money on clothes, and scrimps on food.

Definition: 2

to be sparing or restrictive of or in; limit severely: to scrimp food.

Definition: 3

to keep on short allowance; provide sparingly for: to scrimp their elderly parents.

Definition: 4

when intr, sometimes foll by on. to be very economical or sparing in the use (of) (esp in the phrase scrimp and save)

Definition: 5

(transitive) to treat meanly: he is scrimping his children