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niggard

see definition of niggard
  • as inmean
  • as inhard-fisted
  • as inpinching
  • as inScrooge
  • as inchurl
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Synonyms for niggard

adj ungenerous
  • greedy
  • selfish
  • close
  • mercenary
  • niggard
  • penny-pinching
  • mingy
  • miserly
  • parsimonious
  • penurious
  • rapacious
  • scrimpy
  • stingy
  • tight
  • tight-fisted

Antonyms for niggard

  • generous
  • compassionate
  • extreme
  • kind
  • nice
  • noble
  • polite
  • sympathetic
  • unselfish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to niggard

Scrooge

noun. skinflint
  • cheapskate
  • meanie
  • misanthrope
  • misanthropist
  • miser
  • moneygrubber
  • niggard
  • penny-pincher
  • tightwad

churl

noun. rude and ill-bred, a boor; person overly concerned with saving money

hard-fisted

adjective. stingy

mean

adjective. ungenerous

meaner

adjective. ungenerous

meanest

adjective. ungenerous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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