from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A very stingy person.
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- n. One who spends little money; one who is very frugal or cautious with money.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a penurious person; a miser; a niggard. The latter phrase is now obsolete.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who is excessively careful with money (who pinches every penny before letting go of it)
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