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Cheapskate

A slang term for a person or organization that spends less than it needs to. For example, a dentist who consistently orders an insufficient supply of cotton balls for patients' mouths may be considered a cheapskate. Being a cheapskate may cause more problems than it solves.
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If your foremost ambition is giving money away to children or grandchildren, to friends, to charity, being a cheapskate makes that all the more possible as well.
ONE sure way of telling if your boyfriend is a cheapskate.
I lOVE football, but it seems to be full of cheapskates.
Mrs Cooper said: "The British Government are cheapskates.
El Torito should find someconsolation in its strong showing in several categories, among them Best Bar for Meeting People and Best Restaurant for Cheapskates.
An expert said: "They are cheapskates, following the letter of the law but certainly not the spirit.
With its pull-down menus, animated boxes and snazzy design, Totally Free Stuff is among the most polished sites for cheapskates.
The Sloans' entrepreneurial fervor has infected their children: son and daughter Scott and Chelsea Sloan have brought the resale concept to sophisticated and fashion-conscious teenagers and young adults with Uptown Cheapskate.
Uptown Cheapskate resale shops are designed with trendy fixtures and a teen-friendly vibe.
While 70 percent of the items at Uptown Cheapskate are used, the other 30 percent are new products purchased in close-out sales from high-quality vendors like The Gap, Urban Outfitters and American Eagle.