Thesaurus

“penny”

The following 5 entries include the term penny.

penny-pincher

noun

a mean grasping person who is usually stingy with money

penny-pinching

adjective

giving or sharing as little as possible

penny-pinching

noun

careful management of material resources

penny-wise

adjective

as in penny-pinching, penurious

penny-pinchers

noun

a mean grasping person who is usually stingy with money

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