To be very frugal and sparing.
To bypass a prescribed route so as to gain competitive advantage or to circumvent traffic signals or other rules of the road.
To trade (a value of higher worth) for one of lesser worth in order to gain something else valued more such as an ally or business relationship or to avoid an even greater loss; to sell without profit to gain something other than money.
To make economical use of something:
To collect or gather slowly and with difficulty
To pay out or use up money, etc.
To wear away; consume gradually; use up
To consume, expend, or exhaust by use
To give something in abundance to:
(Archaic) To stop or desist.
To give an inadequate portion or allowance to:
Find another word for skimp. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for skimp, like: scamp, slight, scrimp, pinch, pennies, cut-corners, sacrifice, save, (colloq.) scamp, economize and scrape.