Miserly Synonyms and Antonyms

mī'zər-lē

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Synonyms for Miserly

Giving or spending reluctantly.
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Tightfisted; stingy.
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Excessively sparing or frugal.
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Full of avarice; greedy for riches
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The definition of cheap is costing very little, of little value or someone who is unwilling to spend money.
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(Of soil) difficult to till, lacking pliancy; unmanageable
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Simple or costing little; meager or inexpensive:
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(Computing) Tending to match as much text as possible.
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Tending to acquire and retain ideas or information:
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Having little or no space between elements or parts; tight and compact:
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Inordinately desirous; excessively eager to obtain and possess (especially money); avaricious.
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Tightfisted; stingy.
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(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
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Physically close.
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One who lives very meagerly in order to hoard money.
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Unwilling to part with money or possessions; mean; miserly; stingy
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Dirty or squalid.
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Fitting close or too close to the skin; snug:
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One who is stingy or overly cautious or defensive with money (usually mildly derisive).
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Small in quantity; meager:
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Stingy
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Characteristic of a curmudgeon; churlish
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The definition of a curmudgeon is a cranky, ill tempered individual.
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Antonyms for Miserly

The definition of extravagant is being excessive or overdone.
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Willing to give and share unsparingly; showing a readiness to give more (especially money) than is expected or needed. [from 17th c.]
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Generous, willing to give unsparingly;.
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Having the tendency to give; generous
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