Meaning of “stingy” in the English Dictionary

"stingy" in British English

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stingyadjective

uk /ˈstɪn.dʒi/ us /ˈstɪn.dʒi/ informal disapproving
stinginess
noun [ U ] uk /ˈstɪn.dʒi.nəs/ us /ˈstɪn.dʒi.nəs/

Is it budget cuts or government stinginess that is to blame for the .

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

"stingy" in American English

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stingyadjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /ˈstɪn·dʒi/

not generous, or unwilling to spend money:

Some bankers are stingy in lending to small businesses.

(Definition of “stingy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)