- v. 节省；过度缩减；吝啬
- They scrimp on oil as much as they can during the energy crisis.
- She have to scrimp and save to pay for her holiday.
- Time for yourself is often where most people tend to scrimp.
A city man by his appearance, scrimp and bald.出自： R. C. Hutchinson
The Master scrimps his haggard sempstress of her daily bread.出自： Tennyson