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Definition of skimpy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    skimpy

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈskɪmpi//
     
    (skimpier, skimpiest)
     
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  1. 1(of clothes) very small and not covering much of your body a skimpy dress
  2. 2(disapproving) not large enough in amount or size a skimpy meal They provided only skimpy details.
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