STINT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of stint
Definition:
n. length of time spent in particular way; allotted amount; limitation or restriction; fixed amount of work allotted
Example:
She still plans to work on winning a real Grammy now that her "Dancing" stint is done.
Sentence in Classic:
But the task might take years to accomplish, even if she continued to stint herself to the utmost; and meanwhile her pride would be crushed under the weight of an intolerable obligation.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Once more he pulled himself together, once more he embarked upon a life of toil, once more he stinted himself in everything, once more he left clean and decent surroundings for a dirty, mean existence.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context