Miserly meaning

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The definition of miserly is someone who is cheap.

When you are so cheap that you refuse to tip when you go out to dinner even when you get good service, this is an example of behavior that would be described as miserly.

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Of, relating to, or characteristic of a miser; avaricious or penurious.
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Like or characteristic of a miser; greedy and stingy.
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Like a miser; very covetous; stingy; cautious with money.
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