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Word: skinflint

Definition: miser; stingy person

More Vocab Words

::: flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
::: emancipate - set free; liberate
::: cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
::: prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
::: vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
::: pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
::: vying - contending; CF. vie
::: accede - agree
::: sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
::: prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner