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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stingy manner.

Usage examples (34)
  • They lived penuriously
  • He lived penuriously before that in another college town, a saver there too.
  • He was living penuriously in their midwestern college town when she met him, salting away what he could.
  • The rights of Israeli Arabs are penuriously restricted let alone the right of Gulf Arabs to acquire land in Israel or the West Bank. for more
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