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  1. penny-pinchingnoun

    Synonyms:
    pinching pennies

  2. penny-pinchingnoun

    reluctant to spend money; close-fisted

    Synonyms:
    pinching pennies

  3. penny-pinchingnoun

    Instance of extreme economy.

    Synonyms:
    pinching pennies

Princeton's WordNet

  1. parsimony, parsimoniousness, thrift, penny-pinchingadjective

    extreme care in spending money; reluctance to spend money unnecessarily

    Synonyms:
    tightness, niggardliness, minginess, parsimony, closeness, tightfistedness, parsimoniousness, thrift, niggardness, meanness

    Antonyms:
    generous

  2. cheeseparing, close, near, penny-pinching, skinnyadjective

    giving or spending with reluctance

    "our cheeseparing administration"; "very close (or near) with his money"; "a penny-pinching miserly old man"

    Synonyms:
    scraggy, near(a), skinny, boney, tightlipped, cheeseparing, weedy, snug, stuffy, faithful, tight-fitting, airless, nigh, tightfitting, close-fitting, underweight, close, good, tightly fitting, tight, approximate, confining, closemouthed, near, tight fitting, nigh(a), unaired, secretive, dear, scrawny, closelipped

    Antonyms:
    generous

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