niggardly

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İngilizce - İngilizce
Withholding for the sake of meanness; stingy, miserly

This manifests itself in an implacable tendency to provide an opulent supply of some things and a niggardly yield of others.

In a parsimonious way; sparingly, stingily

because many families are compelled to live niggardly, exhaust and undone by great dowers, none shall be given at all, or very little .

stingy. (no longer acceptable to use)
{a} sordidly, meanly, sparingly
{a} sordid, mean
disapproval If you describe someone as niggardly, you are criticizing them because they do not give or provide much of something. Officials say the EU, which is supposed to provide most of the food needs, is being particularly niggardly. a niggardly supply of hot water. generous
Withholding for the sake of meanness
In a niggard manner
petty in giving or spending; "a niggardly tip"
Meanly covetous or avaricious in dealing with others; stingy; niggard
in a stingy or cheap manner
dryfisted
niggish
niggardous
niggard
A miser or stingy person; a skinflint

All his pleasures were social; and while health and fortune smiled upon him, he was no niggard either of his time or talents to those who needed them.

niggard
{v} to stint, bound confine
niggard
{a} sordid, mean
niggard
{n} a miser
niggard
Like a niggard; meanly covetous or parsimonious; niggardly; miserly; stingy
niggard
To act the niggard toward; to be niggardly
niggard
{i} stingy person, miser
niggard
A person meanly close and covetous; one who spends grudgingly; a stingy, parsimonious fellow; a miser
niggard
a selfish person who is unwilling to give or spend
niggard
Miserly or stingy
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