skimpy

[skim-pee]
adjective, skimpier, skimpiest.
1.
lacking in size, fullness, etc.; scanty: a skimpy hem; a skimpy dinner.
2.
too thrifty; stingy: a skimpy housekeeper.

Origin:
1835–45; skimp + -y1

skimpily, adverb
skimpiness, noun
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skimpy (ˈskɪmpɪ)
 
adj , skimpier, skimpiest
1.  (of clothes, etc) made of too little material; scanty
2.  excessively thrifty; mean; stingy
 
'skimpily
 
adv
 
'skimpiness
 
n

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Example sentences
And a layer that skimpy would likely be worn away by ordinary chewing.
Apparently, according to a new study, the literature on whether vacations
  actually make us feel better is kind of skimpy.
And his discussion of economics is skimpy and clichéd.
More sober minds suggested the box was a clock or a navigational device, but
  even those interpretations rested on skimpy evidence.
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