stingy


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Synonyms for stingy

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Synonyms for stingy

unwilling to spend

deficient in amount or quality or extent

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Aisha Naseem: I don't think being stingy is a problem.
If you chose the stingy die and were trying to keep the money for yourself, but it happened to all go to me, I tend to reward that behavior," says Cushman.
STINGY Sporting Lisbon have been forced to arrange a testimonial for Ivaylo Iordanov - seven years after the Bulgarian stopped playing.
Notoriously stingy Rod Stewart had to put his hand in his pocket and pick up the taxi fare when he took his daughter Kimberly to lunch at The Dorchester hotel on Friday.
7 looks a bit stingy at this stage for such a competitive handicap, but I could easily see him being sent off around 3-1 and, as I fancy him to win the race, the 5.
Palos Verdes makes no apologies for its style of soccer, which relies on scrounging for goals, then playing stingy defense to hold onto the lead.
Due to the stingy support from the Indian Department, an adjoining farm provided milk, butter, beef, pork, chicken, eggs, potatoes and other vegetables.
European countries, on the other hand, have been downright stingy in their response.
Jerome was often stingy with praise, but not toward his friend Paula.
But the research dispelled the myth that men are more stingy, after discovering they were more likely to buy presents for their friends than women and managed to complete all of their shopping before Christmas Eve - spending more on gifts than their female counterparts.
What's more, an onboard computer schools you on how to stretch Highlander's already stingy gas consumption to the max.
Among the bands are The Dakotas, Goodfellas, Jalapenos, Nod Corner, Monkey House, Jeepster and Doctor Parsimonious and the Stingy Gits.
The trustee responses were generous when the investors offered most of their tokens and were stingy when the investment was small, Fehr and his coworkers report.
First, the minority Liberal government presented a budget bill that included generous tax cuts for the wealthy and stingy spending on social programs.