Part of speech:
Giving or spending reluctantly.
Excessively sparing or frugal.
Tending to acquire and retain ideas or information:
Full of avarice; greedy for riches
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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