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Someone who is selfish or not generous - synonyms or related words

miser

noun

showing disapproval

someone who likes to keep all their money and is unwilling to spend any

skinflint

noun

informal

someone who does not like to spend or give money

scrooge

noun

informal

someone who hates spending money

sponger

noun

informal

showing disapproval

someone who asks for money and other things from someone such as a friend or relative and makes no effort to give them anything or to pay for anything themselves

leech

noun

someone who tries to get money, food, or other benefits from someone else

sponge

noun

informal

a sponger

deadbeat

noun

informal

American

someone who tries to avoid paying money that they owe

vulture

noun

informal

someone who tries to gain an advantage from weaker people

taker

noun

mainly American

informal

an insulting word for someone who wants a lot from other people but does not want to give anything to them

moocher

noun

brinner

a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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