Meaning of NIGGARD in English

NIGGARD

I. noun

Synonyms: miser , cheapskate, chuff, hunks, moneygrubber, muckworm, nabal, scrooge, skinflint, stiff

II. adjective

Synonyms: stingy , cheeseparing, close, mean, miserly, niggardly, penny-pinching, penurious, save-all, tight

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