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closefisted

adjective close·fist·ed \ˈklōs-ˌfis-təd\

Definition of CLOSEFISTED

Examples of CLOSEFISTED

  1. <closefisted administrators objecting to legitimate office expenses>

First Known Use of CLOSEFISTED

1608

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