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Definition of cheapskate noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

cheapskate

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈtʃipskeɪt//
 
(informal) (disapproving)
 
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a person who does not like to spend money We really need a new heater, but the landlord's such a cheapskate we'll never get it.
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