Translation of "miser" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈmaɪ.zər/ us /-zɚ/ disapproving

someone who has a strong wish to have money and hates to spend it

avaro, -a

(Translation of “miser” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈmaizə/

a mean person who lives very poorly in order to store up wealth

That old miser won’t give you a cent!
miserly adjective

avaro, mísero
a miserly contribution to the fund.
miserliness noun

avaricia, tacañería

(Translation of “miser” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)