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stinko
Stinkpot
Stinkstone
stinkweed
stinkwood
stinky
stinky squid
Stinnes
Stint
Stintance
Stintedness
Stinter
Stinting
Stintless
Stipa
Stipa comata
Stipa or Macrochloa tenacissima
Stipa pennata
Stipa spartea
Stipe
stiped
Stipel
Stipellate

Stinted definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

STINTED, pp. Restrained to a certain limit or quantity; limited.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

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.

Moby Thesaurus

Lenten, Spartan, abstemious, ascetic, austere, boxed in, circumscribed, confined, cramped, dwarfed, dwarfish, exiguous, frugal, hedged about, hedged in, hemmed in, icebound, impoverished, jejune, landlocked, lean, limited, meager, mean, miserly, narrow, niggardly, paltry, parsimonious, poor, puny, qualified, restricted, scant, scanty, scrawny, scrimp, scrimpy, skimp, skimpy, slender, slight, slim, small, snowbound, spare, sparing, starvation, stingy, straitened, stunted, subsistence, thin, unnourishing, unnutritious, watered, watery, windbound



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