Scrimping and Waste


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Scrimping noun – Careful management of material resources.
Waste is an antonym for scrimping in economize topic.
Nearby Words: scrimp, scrimpy, scrimped
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Waste noun – An instance of spending money or resources without care or restraint.
Usage example: it seems like a waste to spend my entire paycheck on a bigger TV

Scrimping is an antonym for waste.
Nearby Words: wasted, wasting, wasteful, wastage, wastefulness
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Waste and Scrimping. (2016). Retrieved 2021, August 03, from
Scrimping & Waste. N.p., 2016. Web. 03 Aug. 2021. <>.
Waste or Scrimping. 2016. Accessed August 03, 2021.

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