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skimp

US [skɪmp]
UK [skɪmp]
  • v.节省
  • adj.少的
  • Web吝啬;克扣;节省花费
Simple Present:skimps  Present Participle:skimping  Past Tense:skimped  
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~ (on sth)
节省,吝惜(时间、钱等)to try to spend less time, money, etc. on sth than is really needed
Older people should not skimp on food or heating.
老人吃饭和取暖不应吝惜。

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