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    penny-pinching

    penny-pinching - Dictionary definition and meaning for word penny-pinching

    Definition
    (noun) extreme care in spending money; reluctance to spend money unnecessarily Definition
    (adj) giving or spending with reluctance
    Synonyms : cheeseparing , close , near , skinny
    Example Sentence
    • our cheeseparing administration
    • very close (or near) with his money
    • a penny-pinching miserly old man
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