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mean

adjective (NOT GENEROUS)
不慷慨的
 
 
/miːn/ mainly UK
not willing to give or share things, especially money
吝嗇的,小氣的
He's too mean to buy her a ring.
他太吝嗇了,捨不得買一枚戒指給她。
My landlord's very mean with the heating - it's only on for two hours each day.
我的房東對使用暖氣很吝嗇——每天只開兩個小時。
Mean with money
(Definition of mean adjective (NOT GENEROUS) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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