Sentence Examples


  • Mr. Krabs is very money-oriented and he loves the fact that SpongeBob happily works in his restaurant for a miserly salary.
  • The film traces the life of Mr. Scrooge, a miserly man who will never see the holidays as any good.
  • Finally, there are at least three garters per leg, as opposed to the miserly two on modern belts, better guaranteeing that stockings and seams stay in place.
  • Women with a Taurus moon are usually independent and self-reliant, but can also be a bit miserly.
  • A great example of this is Miserly Moms, run by author and spokeswoman Jonni McCoy.