Word:

penny-pinching

n.1.Extreme care in spending money; reluctance to spend money unnecessarily.
adj.1.Scrimping; reluctant to spend money; stingy; miserly; same as cheesparing.
Noun1.penny-pinching - extreme care in spending money; reluctance to spend money unnecessarily
Adj.1.penny-pinching - giving or spending with reluctance; "our cheeseparing administration"; "very close (or near) with his money"; "a penny-pinching miserly old man"
Synonyms: cheeseparing, near, close
cheeseparing, close, near, stingy, ungenerous
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penny grass
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penny stock
Penny wise
Penny-a-liner
penny-pinch
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penny-wise
pennycress
Pennyroyal
pennyroyal oil
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pennywhistle
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