Penurious(adj)

stingy, wanting to hold onto one's money;

Sentences

Since the penurious man can not pay his water bill, he is often seen collecting rainwater for bathing.


The man was penurious and hungry because he could not find any employment.

Synonyms

poor

penniless

Antonyms

wealthy

accomplished

Penniless man lives in Beijing utility well for 20 years
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