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  1. cheapskate, tightwadnoun

    a miserly person


  1. tightwadnoun

    One who is stingy or overly cautious or defensive with money (usually mildly derisive).

    That tightwad would walk ten miles to save a few cents on gas.

  2. Etymology: From tight + wad. Unrelated to -wad.


  1. tightwad

    A tightwad is a person who is excessively stingy or reluctant to spend money. This term often has a negative connotation, suggesting an extreme level of frugality or thriftiness that may even result in discomfort or inconvenience.


  1. Tightwad

    Tightwad is a village in Henry County, Missouri, United States. Its population was 64 people in the 2010 United States Census.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tightwad in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tightwad in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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