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Word: skinflint

Definition: miser; stingy person


More Vocab Words

::: extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
::: prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
::: deleterious - harmful
::: discriminating - able to see differences; discerning; prejudiced; N. discrimination
::: igneous - produced by fire; of fire; volcanic; (of rocks) formed from lava; Ex. igneous meteorite
::: disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
::: detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
::: purge - remove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
::: subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
::: amity - friendship; peaceful relationship as between nations