Part of speech:
Giving or spending reluctantly.
Excessively sparing or frugal.
Full of avarice; greedy for riches
Tending to acquire and retain ideas or information:
The definition of cheap is costing very little, of little value or someone who is unwilling to spend money.
Having little or no space between elements or parts; tight and compact:
Simple or costing little; meager or inexpensive:
(Computing) Tending to match as much text as possible.
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
Unwilling to part with money or possessions; mean; miserly; stingy
Fitting close or too close to the skin; snug:
One who lives very meagerly in order to hoard money.
The definition of extravagant is being excessive or overdone.
Small in quantity; meager:
The definition of a curmudgeon is a cranky, ill tempered individual.
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