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MISER (miser)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does miser mean? 

MISER (noun)
  The noun MISER has 1 sense:

1. a stingy hoarder of money and possessions (often living miserably)

  Familiarity information: MISER used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


MISER (noun)


Sense 1miser [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A stingy hoarder of money and possessions (often living miserably)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("miser" is a kind of...):

hoarder (a person who accumulates things and hides them away for future use)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "miser"):

cheapskate; tightwad (a miserly person)


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