What is the meaning of stingy?

adjective

  • Unwilling to spend.
    • usage: "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds"
  • Deficient in amount or quality or extent.
    • usage: "meager resources"; "meager fare"
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APAWordNet. (2010). stingy. Retrieved April 23, 2019, from http://smartdefine.org/stingy/definitions/1184419
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "stingy" http://smartdefine.org/stingy/definitions/1184419 (accessed April 23, 2019).
HarvardWordNet 2010, stingy, Smart Define, viewed 23 April, 2019, <http://smartdefine.org/stingy/definitions/1184419>.
MLAWordNet. "stingy" 23 October 2010. Web. 23 April 2019. <http://smartdefine.org/stingy/definitions/1184419>
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