Translation: from english

Scrimp

  • 1 scrimp

    skrimp
    scrimp
    tr[skrɪmp]
    intransitive verb
    1 hacer economías, escatimar (on, en)
    \
    SMALLIDIOMATIC EXPRESSION/SMALL
    to scrimp and save hacer grandes economías, ir arañando, apretarse el cinturón
    scrimp ['skrɪmp] vi
    1)
    to scrimp on : escatimar
    2)
    to scrimp and save : hacer economías
    scrimp
    v.
    escatimar v.
    skrɪmp
    intransitive verb

    to scrimp on something — escatimar en algo

    to scrimp and save — cuidar mucho el dinero

    [skrɪmp]
    VI

    to scrimp and save — hacer economías, apretarse el cinturón

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    [skrɪmp]
    intransitive verb

    to scrimp on something — escatimar en algo

    to scrimp and save — cuidar mucho el dinero

    English-spanish dictionary

  • 2 scrimp

    intransitive verb
    knausern (ugs.); knapsen (ugs.)

    scrimp and save or scrape — knapsen und knausern (ugs.)

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    [skrimp]
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    scrimp
    [skrɪmp]
    vi sparen
    to \scrimp and save knausern pej fam, SCHWEIZ a. geizen
    to \scrimp on sth an etw dat sparen, SCHWEIZ a. mit etw dat geizen
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    [skrɪmp]
    vi
    sparen, knausern

    to scrimp on sth — an etw (dat) sparen

    to scrimp and save — geizen und sparen

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    scrimp [skrımp]
    A v/t
    1. knausern oder knickern mit
    2. jemanden knapphalten, kurzhalten (beide:
    for mit)
    B v/i auch scrimp and save knausern, knickern (beide:
    on mit)
    C adj scrimpy
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    intransitive verb
    knausern (ugs.); knapsen (ugs.)

    scrimp and save or scrape — knapsen und knausern (ugs.)

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    v.
    bemessen v.

    English-german dictionary

  • 3 scrimp

    [skrɪmp]
    verbo intransitivo economizzare, fare economia

    to scrimp on sth. — spreg. lesinare su qcs.

    to scrimp and save — fare economia su tutto

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    [skrimp]
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    [skrɪmp]
    verbo intransitivo economizzare, fare economia

    to scrimp on sth. — spreg. lesinare su qcs.

    to scrimp and save — fare economia su tutto

    English-Italian dictionary

  • 4 scrimp

    scrimp [skrɪmp]
    intransitive verb
    lésiner
    • to scrimp and save économiser sur tout
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    [skrɪmp]
    intransitive verb économiser

    to scrimp on something — lésiner sur quelque chose péj

    to scrimp and save — se priver de tout

    English-French dictionary

  • 5 scrimp

    скупиться глагол:
    скупиться (stint, skimp, scrimp, scant, begrudge, pinch)
    урезать (cut, cut down, curtail, skimp, truncate, scrimp)
    ограничивать (limit, restrict, confine, constrain, restrain, scrimp)
    имя прилагательное:
    скудный (scarce, meager, scanty, poor, lean, scrimp)

    Англо-русский синонимический словарь

  • 6 scrimp

    skrimp
    verb \/skrɪmp\/
    knipe\/spare (på)
    scrimp and scrape eller scrimp and save spinke og spare

    English-Norwegian dictionary

  • 7 scrimp

    scrimp vi économiser ; to scrimp on sth lésiner sur qch péj ; to scrimp and save se priver de tout.

    Big English-French dictionary

  • 8 scrimp

    skrɪmp гл.
    1) урезывать, экономить (особ. на еде)
    2) скупиться на что-л. to scrimp words ≈ скупиться на слова
    3) быть скупым, жадным, скупердяйничать скудный;
    недостаточный экономить (что-л.) скупиться - they *ed on butter as best they can они изо всех сил старались экономить на масле держать впроголодь scrimp скупиться (на что-л.) ;
    урезывать

    Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь

  • 9 scrimp

    [skrimp]
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    [skrimp]

    English-Danish dictionary

  • 10 scrimp

    spórolós, szűkre szabott, szegényes, szűken mért to scrimp: fukarkodik, krajcároskodik, szűken mér, elspórol
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    [skrimp]

    English-Hungarian dictionary

  • 11 scrimp

    [skrimp]
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    {{scrimp}}
    [skrimp] n Amer vt+vi 1 economizar, mesquinhar. 2 encurtar, estreitar, limitar. 3 tratar com muita economia.

    English-Portuguese dictionary

  • 12 scrimp

    v. beknibbelen, karig zijn
    scrimp
    [ skrimp]
    I 〈onovergankelijk werkwoord〉
    zich bekrimpen
    voorbeelden:
    1   scrimp and save heel zuinig aan doen
    II 〈overgankelijk werkwoord〉
    beknibbelen op

    English-Dutch dictionary

  • 13 scrimp

    [skrɪmp] vi
    sparen;
    to \scrimp and save knausern (pej) (fam)
    to \scrimp on sth an etw dat sparen

    English-German students dictionary

  • 14 scrimp

    scrimp [{{t}}skrɪmp]
    1 intransitive verb
    lésiner;
    she scrimps on food elle lésine sur la nourriture;
    to scrimp and save économiser sur tout, se serrer la ceinture
    2 transitive verb
    (children, family) se montrer pingre avec; (food) lésiner sur

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  • 15 scrimp

    scrimp [skrɪmp] v
    скупи́ться (на что-л.); уре́зывать

    Англо-русский словарь Мюллера

  • 16 scrimp

    scrimp
    n
    лента (грубого холста, серпянки), наклеиваемая на шов

    Англо-русский строительный словарь. — М.: Русский Язык. . 1995.

    Англо-русский словарь строительных терминов

  • 17 scrimp

    [skrimp]

    English-Icelandic dictionary

  • 18 scrimp

    V
    1. मितव्ययी होना
    We had to scrimp and save to pay for the Kargil operation.

    English-Hindi dictionary

  • 19 scrimp

    {skrimp}
    вж. skimp
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    {skrimp} skimp.
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    пинтия;
    * * *
    вж. skimp
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    scrimp [skrimp] I. v 1. скъпя се, икономисвам, пестя; 2. малтретирам, отнасям се зле с; II. n ам. разг. скръндза, циция.

    English-Bulgarian dictionary

  • 20 scrimp

    adj. az, yetersiz, eksik, cimri
    ————————
    v. cimrilik etmek, az vermek, kısmak
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    [skrimp]

    English-Turkish dictionary

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  • Scrimp — Scrimp, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scrimped} (?; 215); p. pr. & vb. n. {Scrimping}.] [Cf. Dan. skrumpe, G. schrumpfen, D. krimpen. Cf. {Shrimp}, {Shrink}.] To make too small or short; to limit or straiten; to put on short allowance; to scant; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scrimp — Scrimp, a. Short; scanty; curtailed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scrimp — Scrimp, n. A pinching miser; a niggard. [U.S.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scrimp — scrimp·tion; scrimp; …   English syllables

  • scrimp — [skrımp] v [Date: 1700 1800; Origin: Probably from a [i]Scandinavian language] to try to save as much money as you can, even though you have very little ▪ They scrimped and saved for years to buy their own home …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • scrimp — [ skrımp ] verb intransitive to spend money only on what is necessary and save as much as you can: They scrimped and saved for years to buy a house …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • scrimp — to make too small, 1774, originally an adj., scant, meager (1718), possibly from a Scandinavian source (Cf. Swed. skrumpna to shrink, shrivel up ), or from a continental Germanic source akin to M.H.G. schrimpfen, Ger. schrumpfen to shrivel (Cf.… …   Etymology dictionary

  • scrimp — [v] economize be cheap, be economical, be frugal, be prudent, be sparing, conserve, curtail, cut back, cut corners*, make ends meet*, pinch pennies*, run a tight ship*, save, skimp, stretch a dollar*, tighten one’s belt*; concept 330 …   New thesaurus

  • scrimp — ► VERB ▪ be thrifty or parsimonious; economize. ORIGIN Scots, «meagre» …   English terms dictionary

  • scrimp — [skrimp] vt. [prob. < Scand, as in Swed skrympa, to shrink, akin to OE scrimman, Ger schrumpfen < IE base * (s)kremb , to turn, twist, shrink] 1. to make too small, short, etc.; skimp 2. to treat stingily; stint vi. to be sparing and… …   English World dictionary

  • scrimp — v. 1) (D; intr.) ( to be frugal ) to scrimp on (to scrimp on food) 2) (misc.) to scrimp and save * * * [skrɪmp] (misc.) to scrimp and save (D; intr.) ( to be frugal ) to scrimp on (to scrimp on food) …   Combinatory dictionary