Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To give scant measure; to squeeze or pinch in order to effect a saving.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To give scant measure; to squeeze or pinch in order to effect a saving.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To stint; scrimp; give short allowance of.
  • To be sparing or parsimonious; pinch; save.

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Examples

  • And cried "skinch" to stop being teased or bullied ...

    Rose cottage

  • Take grand big coon skinch back to Boston with you.

    At the Foot of the Rainbow

  • You used to trail about after her like a puppy dog, and what you ever saw in her I "" Okay, okay, skinch! "

    Rose cottage

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