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Definition of "stinting" []

  • Present participle of stint. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "stinting" in a sentence
  • "When people are very poor for their position in life, they can only keep out of debt by stinting on many occasions when stinting is very painful to a liberal spirit."
  • "By the last sentence of the report, the author's feelings had got the better of him, and he proffered -grateful thanks to our colleague, DI John Rebus (St. Leonard's CID), for endeavors on our behalf which can only be described as stinting in the extreme."
  • "His thoughts came as a response to the now-age-old question regarding why Nokia hasn't adopted Android with his argument essentially being that the market is over-saturated as it is and that manufacturers would be stinting growth in the long run since it'll be hard for consumers to find meaningful differences from one piece of hardware to another."