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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being extremely stingy.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : a niggardly tip to a waiter
  • Baghdad’; for niggardliness is the worst fault a man can have.
  • Shrewd calculation and niggardliness too are normally absent.
  • The more inexcusable therefore is he for his niggardliness to his Welshwoman. for more
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