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cheeseparing

cheese·par·ing

cheeseparing

 
pronunciation:
chiz peI rIng
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition: meanly or foolishly frugal; stingy.
similar words:
cheap
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: something of little worth.
definition 2: miserly economy; stinginess.
derivation: cheeseparer (n.)