Definition of skimpy in English:

skimpy

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Pronunciation: /ˈskɪmpi
 
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adjective (skimpier, skimpiest)

  • 1(Of clothes) short and revealing: a skimpy dress
    More example sentences
    • She wore the short skirts and skimpy clothing that people like that would wear.
    • You may even get your significant other to wear some pretty revealing and skimpy clothing.
    • Miranda was having a heated argument with a dark-haired short girl, dressed in skimpy clothing.
    Synonyms
    revealing, short, brief, scanty, insubstantial; low, low-cut; flimsy, thin, see-through, indecent

Derivatives

skimpily

adverb
More example sentences
  • I spied two very, very skimpily clad women chatting loudly and excitedly, and approached them to find out what was going on.
  • What they wanted and what they got were fast cars, loud music, skimpily clad girls and some awesome stunt driving.
  • As ever, her stagecraft included all the right moves, aided by a team of sexy dancers, all equally skimpily clad.

skimpiness

noun
More example sentences
  • In other words, Miguel's ex struck a balance between teen fashion's obsession with skimpiness and some actual good taste.
  • Sure, today's underwear market is selling some very skimpy pieces, but a new level of skimpiness has been achieved.
  • Of course, now I appreciated the skimpiness of my outfits.

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