|part of speech:
||transitive verb & intransitive verb
||skimped, skimping, skimps
||to be stingy or very sparing.
Meat is getting so expensive that we're forced to skimp these days.
||to be hasty, careless, or stingy in doing or making something.
- similar words:
- scamp, slight
||scant, scrape, scrimp, spare