Dictionary

penny-pinching

penny–pinching

noun pen·ny–pinch·ing \-ˌpin-chiŋ\

Definition of PENNY-PINCHING

pen·ny–pinch·er \-chər\ noun
penny–pinching adjective

First Known Use of PENNY-PINCHING

1935

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: penny–plainPrevious Word in the Dictionary: penny–pinchAll Words Near: penny-pinching
March 04, 2015
sprightly Hear it
Full of life and energy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears