Oh, but he was a tight-fisted hand at the grindstone, Scrooge!
Unfortunately, he was tight-fisted, and the mother pleaded in vain.
Tight-fisted where the money is, sir, but—that's Scotch, you know.
For many years he has had an enviable record as a tight-fisted, hard-headed administrator of these important funds.
Folks say I'm tight-fisted—that I'm a squeezing, wrenching, ...