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miser

noun [C] uk   /ˈmaɪ.zər/ us    /-zɚ/ disapproving
someone who has a strong wish to have money and hates to spend it
Translations of “miser”
in Spanish avaro…
in French avare…
in German der Geizhals…
in Chinese (Traditional) 守財奴,財迷, 吝嗇鬼,小氣鬼…
in Chinese (Simplified) 守财奴,财迷, 吝啬鬼,小气鬼…
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