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Word: skinflint

Definition: miser; stingy person


More Vocab Words

::: reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
::: pellucid - transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
::: absolve - pardon (an offense)
::: apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
::: sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
::: ubiquitous - being everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
::: knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
::: skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.
::: reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
::: incite - arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion