Meaning of “miserly” in the English Dictionary

"miserly" in British English

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miserlyadjective

uk /ˈmaɪ.zəl.i/ us /ˈmaɪ.zɚ.li/ disapproving
miserliness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈmaɪ.zəl.i.nəs/ us /ˈmaɪ.zɚ.li.nəs/

(Definition of “miserly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)