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İngilizce - Türkçe
(Bilim, İlim) Kemer sıkma
İngilizce - İngilizce
A reduction in expenditure as a result of financial restrictions
Increased thrift and frugality; a reduction in spending
If you need to do some belt-tightening, you must spend less money and manage without things because you have less money than you used to have. This will cause further belt-tightening in the public services
tightening the belt
fastening a waistband; thriftiness, being economical, being frugal