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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 Vietnamese người keo kiệt…
in Spanish avaro…
in Thai คนตระหนี่…
in Malaysian bakhil…
in French avare…
in German der Geizhals…
in Chinese (Traditional) 守財奴,財迷, 吝嗇鬼,小氣鬼…
in Indonesian orang kikir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 守财奴,财迷, 吝啬鬼,小气鬼…
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