penny-pinching Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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penny-pinchingadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈpen.iˌpɪn.tʃɪŋ/
unwilling to spend money: I became tired of his penny-pinching friends.
penny-pinching
noun [U] uk   us  
Local residents have accused the council of penny-pinching.
Translations of “penny-pinching”
in Chinese (Traditional) 吝嗇的,小器的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吝啬的,小气的…
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