Supernumerary and Skimpy


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Supernumerary adjective – Being over what is needed.
Usage example: a third, supernumerary witness to the signing of the will

Skimpy is an antonym for supernumerary.
Antonyms for Supernumerary


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Skimpy adjective – Less plentiful than what is normal, necessary, or desirable.
Supernumerary is an antonym for skimpy.
Nearby Words: skimp, skimping, skimpily, skimped
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Skimpy or Supernumerary. 2016. Accessed May 30, 2020.

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