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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Niggardly or parsimonious person; Miser.

Usage examples (28)
  • I've always been a homemaker and a penny-pincher, too.
  • We need a penny-pincher like this guy to be
  • But when it comes to her own daily beauty regimen, Ms. Wells is a penny-pincher.
  • A penny-pincher, Hillary demanded to know why they had spent so much and nearly gone broke. for more
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