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  1. pound-foolishadjective

    unwise in dealing with large sums

    Antonyms:
    thrifty

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  1. Robert Burton:

    Penny wise, pound foolish.

  2. Richard Shelby:

    Let's do not short change ... Let's do not try to low-ball it and be penny wise and pound foolish.

  3. Chief Executive Randall Stephenson:

    We're not going to be penny-wise and pound-foolish here, we intend to invest.

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