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 Dictionary entry overview: What does niggardly mean? 

NIGGARDLY (adjective)
  The adjective NIGGARDLY has 1 sense:

1. petty or reluctant in giving or spending

  Familiarity information: NIGGARDLY used as an adjective is very rare.

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NIGGARDLY (adjective)

Sense 1niggardly [BACK TO TOP]


Petty or reluctant in giving or spending


niggardly; grudging; scrimy

Context example:

a niggardly tip


stingy; ungenerous (unwilling to spend)

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