niggard definition

  • noun:
    • A stingy, grasping person; a miser.
    • A miser or stingy individual; a skinflint.
    • A false base in a grate, used for preserving gas.
    • you meanly stingy and covetous; person who spends grudgingly; a stingy, parsimonious other; a miser.
    • A stingy or close-fisted person; a parsimonious or avaricious person; one who stints, or materials sparingly; a miser.
    • A false base in a grate, used for preserving gasoline. Additionally nigger.
    • a selfish person who is reluctant to give or spend
  • adjective:
    • Stingy; miserly.
    • Sparing; stinting; parsimonious.
    • Miserly or stingy.
    • Like a niggard; meanly covetous or parsimonious; niggardly; miserly; stingy.
  • verb:
    • to behave the niggard toward; become niggardly.
  • others:
    • Sparing; stinting; parsimonious.
    • To stint; offer sparingly.
    • to-be parsimonious or niggardly.

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