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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Embarrassingly stingy; Of very poor quality.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective, : a chintzy way to entertain guests
  • What a great game (and not just because the Avs pulled out a "chintzy" win, as Ryan Miller called it).
  • Euro’s not to be labelled chintzy, noted that through their punitive tax rates, they furnish the safety hammock for their poor.
  • Why else would they threaten me over a chintzy carpet? for more
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