She was so penurious, that she did not give me what was necessary to sustain life.
No; but even in the most penurious times it was kings who were the patrons.
If one were ever penurious, might it not be of these handsome loaves of hers?
His clothing appeared to indicate a penurious, grasping nature.
Yes; but you trifle with me by these reluctant and penurious communications.