cheapskate :

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  • n  a miserly person

  • Even a cheapskate has to spend money sometimes.
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  • Scott McNealy in San Jose Mercury News
    Son of a gun. I don't think that cheapskate has taken me out to dinner,McNealy said with his trademark bite. "That's why I hired him. He's cheap."
  • Matt Lauer in Boston Globe
    A guy named Jeff Yeager, whom Matt Lauer called "The Ultimate Cheapskate" on "The Today Show," is riding high, wide, and handsome these days.
  • Jimmy Wales in PopMatters
    Gil takes pride in being a cheapskate just like me,Wales says. "He found a really ugly little office there. It's worse than the one in St. Pete."

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