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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Stinted(0.02139 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Stinted.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an unbroken period of time during which you do something;
“there were stretches of boredom”; “he did a stretch in
the federal penitentiary” [syn: stretch]
2: smallest American sandpiper [syn: least sandpiper, Erolia minutilla
3: an individuals prescribed share of work; “her stint as a
lifeguard exhausted her”
v 1: subsist on a meager allowance; “scratch and scrimp” [syn: scrimp,
2: supply sparingly and with restricted quantities; “sting with
the allowance” [syn: skimp, scant]
English → English (gcide)
Stint \Stint\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stinted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Stinting.] [OE. stinten, stenten, stunten, to cause to
cease, AS. styntan (in comp.) to blunt, dull, fr. stunt dull,
stupid; akin to Icel. stytta to shorten, stuttr short, dial,
Sw. stynta to shorten, stunt short. Cf. Stent, Stunt.]
1. To restrain within certain limits; to bound; to confine;
to restrain; to restrict to a scant allowance.
I shall not go about to extenuate the latitude of
the curse upon the earth, or stint it only to the
production of weeds. --Woodward.
She stints them in their meals. --Law.
2. To put an end to; to stop. [Obs.] --Shak.
3. To assign a certain (i. e., limited) task to (a person),
upon the performance of which one is excused from further
labor for the day or for a certain time; to stent.
4. To serve successfully; to get with foal; -- said of mares.
The majority of maiden mares will become stinted
while at work. --J. H. Walsh.