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Meaning of "scrimply" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SCRIMPLY

scrimply  [ˈskrɪmplɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SCRIMPLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Scrimply is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES SCRIMPLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of scrimply in the English dictionary

The definition of scrimply in the dictionary is sparingly.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SCRIMPLY


amply
ˈæmplɪ
camply
ˈkæmplɪ
crumply
ˈkrʌmplɪ
damply
ˈdæmplɪ
dimply
ˈdɪmplɪ
jimply
ˈdʒɪmplɪ
limply
ˈlɪmplɪ
oversimply
ˌəʊvəˈsɪmplɪ
pimply
ˈpɪmplɪ
plumply
ˈplʌmplɪ
rumply
ˈrʌmplɪ
simply
ˈsɪmplɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SCRIMPLY

scriggly
scrike
scrim
scrimmage
scrimmager
scrimp
scrimper
scrimpily
scrimpiness
scrimpit
scrimpness
scrimpy
scrimshander
scrimshandy
scrimshank
scrimshanker
scrimshaw
scrimshoner
scrine
scrip

WORDS THAT END LIKE SCRIMPLY

apply
blood supply
cheaply
comply
deeply
imply
in short supply
labour supply
mains supply
multiply
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power supply
purply
reapply
reply
sharply
steeply
supply
triply
water supply

Synonyms and antonyms of scrimply in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «scrimply» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SCRIMPLY

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The translations of scrimply from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «scrimply» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

scrimply
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

scrimply
570 millions of speakers

English

scrimply
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

scrimply
380 millions of speakers
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scrimply
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

scrimply
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

scrimply
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

scrimply
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scrimply
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Secara rapi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

scrimply
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

scrimply
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

scrimply
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Scrimply
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

scrimply
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

scrimply
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिडखोर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

scrimply
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scrimply
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

scrimply
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

scrimply
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scrimply
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

scrimply
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

scrimply
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

scrimply
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

scrimply
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of scrimply

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRIMPLY»

The term «scrimply» is used very little and occupies the 174.232 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRIMPLY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about scrimply

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SCRIMPLY»

Discover the use of scrimply in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to scrimply and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The English dialect dictionary, being the complete ...
One had to live scrimply and deny one's palate, Ken-11 Judson Undo (1896) 78. e.Fi|'. Whaur perfection is the ellwand it's nae mervel gin ordinary mortals come skrimply up to the standard, LATI'O Tom Bodkin (1864) ix. (6) e.Se. lt's scrimply ...
Joseph Wright
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The Edinburgh monthly magazine [afterw.] Blackwood's ...
Scrimp, bare, scarce ; scrimply, barely, scarcely : — " Down flowed her robe, a tartan sheen, Till half a leg was scrimply seen ; And such a leg I my bonnie Jean Could only peer it." — Burns : The Vision. Skelp, to smack, to administer a blow ...
‎1870
3
Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine
The wheels o' life gae down-hill scrievln.1 " — Burns : Scotch Drink. Scrimp, bare, scarce ; scrimply, barely, scarcely : — " Down flowed her robe, a tartan sheen, Till half a leg was scrimply seen ; And such a leg 1 my bonnie Jean Could only ...
‎1870
4
Parochial Law
The present system of our Poor Laws does not include what are called the industrious poor, any more than the case of widows who are scrimply provided, or the children of gentlemen unprovided. These are not in a state of total inability,  ...
Alexander Dunlop, 1830
5
The works, political, metaphysical, and chronological, of ...
By a year of high prices, I suppose the crop to be scrimply sufficient ; and those only to suffer whose faculties can hardly reach the rate of the market for their full subsistence. In the fust cafe, we find people actually starving. In the second, the ...
Sir James Steuart, 1805
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The Scottish Songs; Collected and Illustrated
... but scrimply and barely, O. Then-why should people brag of prosperity, O? A straitened life,. colours, of the poet, his wife, and children,—taker1 seventy years ago by a wandering artist, and now almost smoked out of countenance. in that ...
Robert Chambers, 1829
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The Poems & Songs of Robert Burns: With a Life of the ...
Down flow'd her robe, a tartan sheen, Till half a leg was scrimply seen ; And such a leg ! my bonnie Jean Could only peer it; Sae straught, sae taper, tight, and clean, Nane else came near it. Her mantle large, of greenish hue, My gazing ...
Robert Burns, Hamilton Paul, 1819
8
The Land of Burns: A Series of Landscapes and Portraits, ...
Down fiow'd her robe, a tartan sheen; Till half her leg was scrimply seen; And such a legl my bonnie Jean Could only peer it; Sac straught, sae taper, tight, and clean, Nana else could neu- it.” You observe Burns knew not yet who stood before ...
John Wilson, Robert Chambers, David Octavius Hill, 1840
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An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language
Deficient, as to mind. Ramsay. Scrimply. adv. Sparingly, S. Walker. SCRYNOCH, s. V. Scroingch. SCR I P, i. A mock. V. Scokp. WaUace. SCRIPTURE, s. A pencase. Fr. escrip- toire. id. Douglas. SCROG, s. A stunted shrub, S. Lyndsay.
John Jamieson, 1818
10
The Life of Robert Burns
We have seen many wonder and l'eriey, 0, of changes that almost are yearly, 0, Among rich folks up and down, Both in country and in town, Who now live but scrimply and barely, 0. Then why lhould people hr: of ms erit 0! A siraiten'd life, we ...
James Currie, 1826

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« EDUCALINGO. Scrimply [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/scrimply>. Sep 2019 ».
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