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