Scrooge Definition

skro͝oj
noun
A hardhearted, miserly misanthrope.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
churlskinflint
pronoun
The fictional character Ebenezer Scrooge of Dickens's A Christmas Carol.
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Other Word Forms of Scrooge

Noun

Singular:
scrooge
Plural:
scrooges

Origin of Scrooge

  • After Ebenezer Scrooge , miserly protagonist of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the character Ebenezer Scrooge in the Charles Dickens novel, A Christmas Carol.

    From Wiktionary

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