Scrimping and Tightfisted


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Scrimping adjective – Careful in the management of money or resources.
Usage example: a scrimping homemaker

Tightfisted and scrimping are semantically related In some cases you can use "Tightfisted" instead an adjective "Scrimping".
Nearby Words: scrimp, scrimpy, scrimped
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Tightfisted adjective – Giving or sharing as little as possible.
Usage example: the company is pretty tightfisted when it comes to bonuses

Scrimping and tightfisted are semantically related in cheap topic. You can use "Scrimping" instead an adjective "Tightfisted".
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