English Slang of the day: “To be skint” to describe having very little money or no money at all.
This phrase is used
It is an informal phrase so would be only used with friends and family, and is usually used as an excuse for not going out.
Here’s an example:
Pete 🗣 “Do you fancy going out to the pub later?”
Dave🗣 “I can’t, I’m skint. All of my wages went into fixing the car”
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