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Word: skinflint

Definition: miser; stingy person


More Vocab Words

::: lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
::: impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
::: moribund - dying; at the point of death; CF. death
::: secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
::: ornate - excessively or elaborately decorated
::: nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
::: dispirited - lacking in spirit
::: vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
::: sundry - miscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
::: billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows