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Word: stint

Definition: set limits in amount or number; be thrifty; ADJ. stinting, unstinting; CF. stint:savings

Sentences Containing 'stint'

A stint at Millat Club, in Malir, was followed by a place in Sind Police's team.
After a brief stint managing in the minors, Yost joined the Atlanta Braves organization.
After a short stint with "Aajkal", he wrote for "Anandabazar Patrika" till the end.
After a stint at Geo, a popular scientific magazine, he has worked as a freelance author since 2000.
After his one-year stint with the Bengals, Dye entered the coaching ranks.
After his second stint at Pittsburgh, Cignetti spent seven years at NC State.
After his stint in the NFL, Sherrod moved on to the Arena Football League.
After his stint in the Senate, Rand returned to private law practice.
After his stint with the Flyers, he would play for two season in the World Hockey Association with the Indianapolis Racers.
After the 2002 model year, Daewoo's short stint in the United States was over.
Atkins averaged in double figures in his half-season stint in Tennessee.
Besides a short stint with the Pirates in 1928, he then pitched in the Texas League from 1926 to 1930.
But thou guest beyond thy stint, and beyond that which would suffice, and in matter of action, there thou comest short of that which thou mayest.
During his stint at CFNY, he was known as "The Mars Bar".
During his stint for Kuala Lumpur (1991-1994) he is regarded as the playmaker for the team who have been challenging in all fronts of all competition.
During the summer of 1963, Hennig left the AWA for a stint in the Texas territories.
Elliot Folley is back in the net after a stint with the Swindon Wildcats.
Ellis had a long career in the theatre as well, including a stint with the Royal Shakespeare Company.
First major league stint and suspension.
Following a stint at Antenne 2, he created his own company XL Productions.
François Hugues (1896–1965) was a France international football player mostly known for his international career and his club stint at Red Star FC, which included two stint spanning over 14 years.
He also appeared for a brief stint as Andrew Olsen on "General Hospital" in 2005.
He also had a short stint in Florida briefly feuding with Leroy Brown in the early 80s.
He had a brief stint with Seiko SA in Hong Kong.
He had a ten-year stint in Italy's professional leagues after beginning his career in the NSL.
He hit 5-20 with 1 RBI in his first stint.
He is also known for his earlier stint with the WWF under the ringname Aldo Montoya.
He is also known for his stint with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling.
He previously had a two year stint with PAOK.
He returned to "Coronation Street" for a twelve episode guest stint in 2007.
He was used off the bench and in left field, along with Logan Schafer in his first stint up.
He worked in several markets but is best known for his long stint in the Tampa Bay area.
Her hosting stint with the show ended in 2011.
His common nickname is "Everyday Eddie", a testament to his durable arm during his first stint with the Twins.
His first stint was to do films called "The Man Who Could Work Miracles" and "Fire Over England".
His initial seven-episode stint was later extended.
His last stint with Ginebra was in 1988, where he teamed up with future Celtics star Kevin Gamble.
His NBA debut was a two-minute stint against the San Antonio Spurs.
Holly's stint as a sex education instructor ends when parents complain about her classes.
In about 1859 or 1860, Justus H. Rathbone began a stint as schoolmaster at the school.
In her brief stint with the Stooges, she endured a cream pie to the face in the latter film.
It is Malakar's first recording since his stint on the show in 2007.
Lafferty has received four Teen Choice Award nominations for his stint on the series.
Louis Browns in August 1909 and had his second stint in the majors in 1910.
Nature hath of that also, as well as of eating and drinking, allowed thee a certain stint.
Personal. After his brief stint in the NBA, Colone migrated to Woodbury, New Jersey to teach.
She was mostly a recurring guest character in the series, although she did have a stint as a permanent resident.
Smerconish stated during his stint that he would stay on MSNBC "as long as they will have me."
Sometimes I dine with my neighbours and friends, and often invite them; my entertainments are neat and well served without stint of anything.
Though Destri's stint in rehab was successful, he was not invited back into the band.

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::: criteria - standards used in judging; CF. criterion
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::: qualified - limited; restricted; V. qualify: limit the meaning of; modify
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::: discrepancy - lack of consistency or agreement as between facts; difference; Ex. discrepancy between two descriptions
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::: maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
::: perimeter - outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference
::: stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter