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nickel-dime

adjective

nickel-and-dime; trivial, insignificant

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slang

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  • I mean, people take their chances at the wheel or the tables, but there's no big betting going on, just nickel-dime stuff.

    Occasion for Disaster Gordon Randall Garrett

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