Predicate: scrimp

Roleset id: scrimp.01 , to economize severly, cut, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

scrimp.01: SCRIMP-V NOTES: Claims to be a member of Vncls bill-54.5. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from scrimp.01-v)


scrimp (v.)Frugality


        Arg0-PAG: scrimper, agent (vnrole: 54.5-Agent)
        Arg1-CAU: thing being cut (vnrole: 54.5-Asset)

Example: both arguments

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: gerund

        Without P& G 's backing , Noxell might not have been able [*-1] to spend the estimated $ 5 million to $ 7 million [*U*] needed [*] [*] -2 to accomplish that without [*-2] scrimping on its existing brands .

        Arg0: [*-2]
        Rel: scrimping
        Arg1: on its existing brands