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"tightwad" in British English

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tightwadnoun [ C ]

us /ˈtɑɪtˌwɑd/ disapproving

a person who is not willing to spend money

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