New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: crimp · scrip · shrimp · scrumpy · chimp · scram · scrap · scribe · script · scrum
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scrimp

verb INTRANSITIVEcoigil verb  c m ubheith críonnabheith beo ar an mbeagánshe scrimped just to get by bhí sí beo ar an mbeagán, bhí sí ar an ngannchuid he scrimped and saved to buy it choigil sé agus shábháil sé gach leathphingin chun é a cheannach, chuir sé gach cent a bhí le spáráil aige ar leataobh chun é a cheannachthey didn't scrimp on my education níor spáráil siad pingin ar mo chuid oideachais