Definition of skimp in English:
Expend or use less time, money, or material on something than is necessary in an attempt to economize: don’t skimp on insurance when you travel overseas
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- With each model, the Japanese auto makers are trying to ensure buyers get a car that offers better fuel economy but doesn't skimp on power and comfort.
- In the knowledge economy, we can't skimp on research.
- But the fact is that justice costs, and if we skimp on the money, then we skimp on the justice too.
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