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jimp

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[jimp]
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adjective Scot. and North England.
  1. slender; trim; delicate.
  2. scant; barely sufficient.
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Origin of jimp

First recorded in 1500–10; origin uncertain
Related formsjimp·ly, adverbjimp·ness, noun
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