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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking funds.

Usage examples (37)
  • The word skint would be an accurate description of my fiscal situation.
  • By the way, if you're wondering about the British-ism in the first sentence, "skint" is slang for "broke," as in: got no money.
  • He added: "I'm skint, which is entirely my own fault.
  • The mother-of-four has struggled financially in recent months and said she was "skint". for more
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