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- adj. niggardly
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Niggardly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Niggardly; stingy; mean.
Horses, so niggish was that Tyrant of his provender, that he nourished them with the bodies of men.
For there nothing is distributed after a niggish sort, neither there is any poor man or beggar.
Histories how the King of Thrace would throw his miserable ghests to be torne in peeces and devoured of his wild Horses, so niggish was that