Definition of skimpy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈskɪmpi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈskɪmpi//
    (skimpier, skimpiest) Describing clothes
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  1. 1(of clothes) very small and not covering much of your body a skimpy dress See related entries: Describing clothes
  2. 2(disapproving) not large enough in amount or size a skimpy meal They provided only skimpy details.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: skimpy