penny-pinch


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penny-pinch


Past participle: penny-pinched
Gerund: penny-pinching

Imperative
penny-pinch
penny-pinch
Present
I penny-pinch
you penny-pinch
he/she/it penny-pinches
we penny-pinch
you penny-pinch
they penny-pinch
Preterite
I penny-pinched
you penny-pinched
he/she/it penny-pinched
we penny-pinched
you penny-pinched
they penny-pinched
Present Continuous
I am penny-pinching
you are penny-pinching
he/she/it is penny-pinching
we are penny-pinching
you are penny-pinching
they are penny-pinching
Present Perfect
I have penny-pinched
you have penny-pinched
he/she/it has penny-pinched
we have penny-pinched
you have penny-pinched
they have penny-pinched
Past Continuous
I was penny-pinching
you were penny-pinching
he/she/it was penny-pinching
we were penny-pinching
you were penny-pinching
they were penny-pinching
Past Perfect
I had penny-pinched
you had penny-pinched
he/she/it had penny-pinched
we had penny-pinched
you had penny-pinched
they had penny-pinched
Future
I will penny-pinch
you will penny-pinch
he/she/it will penny-pinch
we will penny-pinch
you will penny-pinch
they will penny-pinch
Future Perfect
I will have penny-pinched
you will have penny-pinched
he/she/it will have penny-pinched
we will have penny-pinched
you will have penny-pinched
they will have penny-pinched
Future Continuous
I will be penny-pinching
you will be penny-pinching
he/she/it will be penny-pinching
we will be penny-pinching
you will be penny-pinching
they will be penny-pinching
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been penny-pinching
you have been penny-pinching
he/she/it has been penny-pinching
we have been penny-pinching
you have been penny-pinching
they have been penny-pinching
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been penny-pinching
you will have been penny-pinching
he/she/it will have been penny-pinching
we will have been penny-pinching
you will have been penny-pinching
they will have been penny-pinching
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been penny-pinching
you had been penny-pinching
he/she/it had been penny-pinching
we had been penny-pinching
you had been penny-pinching
they had been penny-pinching
Conditional
I would penny-pinch
you would penny-pinch
he/she/it would penny-pinch
we would penny-pinch
you would penny-pinch
they would penny-pinch
Past Conditional
I would have penny-pinched
you would have penny-pinched
he/she/it would have penny-pinched
we would have penny-pinched
you would have penny-pinched
they would have penny-pinched
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.penny-pinch - spend money frugally; spend as little as possible
expend, spend, drop - pay out; "spend money"
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