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I know you fellows have been calling me a 'tight-wad' and all that.

It was true that Sweet was a "tight-wad," as the boys expressed it.

I believe you fixed up to catch me, and make me feel like a tight-wad.

So he had been set down as a "tight-wad," and had made no headway.

Even a tight-wad old millionaire will pay up when it comes to a choice between that and starving.

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