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stint

US [stɪnt]
UK [stɪnt]
  • v.吝惜;节省
  • n.从事某项工作(或活动)的时间
  • Web限制;定量;节制
Simple Present:stints  Present Participle:stinting  Past Tense:stinted  
stint
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n.
1.
~ (as sth)
从事某项工作(或活动)的时间a period of time that you spend working somewhere or doing a particular activity
He did a stint abroad early in his career.
他刚参加工作时在国外干过一段时间。
a two-year stint in the Navy
在海军服役两年
v.
— see also
unstinting
1.
[i][t]
节省;吝惜to provide or use only a small amount of sth
She never stints on the food at her parties.
她举办聚会吃的东西从不小气。
We don't need to stint ourselves─have some more!
我们没必要节省,多吃点!

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