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be stingy

  • as instint
  • as inbegrudge
  • as ingrudge
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Synonyms for be stingy

verb economize; hold back
  • scrimp
  • begrudge
  • confine
  • define
  • grudge
  • limit
  • penny-pinch
  • pinch
  • restrain
  • save
  • scrape
  • spare
  • squirrel
  • stash
  • withhold
  • be frugal
  • be parsimonious
  • be sparing
  • be stingy
  • cut corners
  • go easy on
  • make ends meet
  • roll back
  • save for rainy day
  • skimp on
  • sock away
  • tighten belt

Antonyms for be stingy

  • free
  • let go
  • liberate
  • release
  • squander
  • waste
  • spend
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to be stingy

begrudge

verb. wish that someone did not have
  • be jealous
  • be reluctant
  • be stingy
  • covet
  • eat one's heart out
  • envy
  • grudge
  • pinch
  • resent
  • stint

begrudged

verb. wish that someone did not have

begrudges

verb. wish that someone did not have

begrudging

verb. wish that someone did not have

grudge

verb. feel resentful; give unwillingly

grudging

verb. feel resentful; give unwillingly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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