Definitions

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  • adv. So as to pinch; with great poverty or stinginess.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a pinching way.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Sparingly; parsimoniously.

Etymologies

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pinching +‎ -ly

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