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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: stingy

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schäbig (geizig, armselig) stingy
knickerig [ugs.] stingy
kniestig [landsch.] (geizig) stingy
karg (knapp) bemessen stingy with sth.something


I only wish people knew that: then they wouldn’t be so stingy about it, you know—’ She had quite forgotten the Duchess by this time, and was a little startled when she heard her voice close to her ear.
And I did not know but what the stingy old Bildad might have a mighty deal to say about shipping hands, especially as I now found him on board the Pequod, quite at home there in the cabin, and reading his Bible as if at his own fireside.
He gave money for the erection of temples and supplemented as far as he could the collection of alms, in regard to which the majority of members were stingy and irregular.
I thought I was right in believing that Cavalcanti to be a stingy fellow.
For though she could filch a lot of money from the papa he wouldn't marry her, and maybe he'll turn stingy in the end, and keep his purse shut.
The old widower Samsonov, a man of large fortune, was stingy and merciless.

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