Part of speech:
Stinging or capable of stinging
Concerned chiefly or excessively with oneself, and having little regard for others:
Leaving little empty space through compression; compact:
The definition of greedy is someone who wants more of something than he is entitled to or the behavior of wanting more than you are entitled to.
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.
The definition of chintzy is something poorly made, or a person who is cheap.
Being near the surface; short:
Designed or functioning to make effective use of money or effort invested:
The definition of meager is something that is thin, scanty or not enough.
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a miser; avaricious or penurious.
Unwilling to part with money or possessions; mean; miserly; stingy
Exceeding reasonable bounds:
Immoderate in giving or bestowing; unstinting:
Find another word for parsimonious. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for parsimonious, like: stingy, selfish, tight, frugal, greedy, avaricious, cheap, chintzy, close, economical and illiberal.