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Synonyms for ungenerous

Synonyms for (adjective) ungenerous

Synonyms: ungenerous, stingy Definition: unwilling to spend Usage: she practices economy without being stingy; an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds

Similar words: beggarly, mean Definition: (used of sums of money) so small in amount as to deserve contempt

Similar words: cheap, chinchy, chintzy Definition: embarrassingly stingy

Similar words: cheeseparing, close, near, penny-pinching, skinny Definition: giving or spending with reluctance Usage: our cheeseparing administration; very close (or near) with his money; a penny-pinching miserly old man

Similar words: closefisted, tightfisted, hardfisted Definition: unwilling to part with money

Similar words: grudging, niggardly, scrimy Definition: petty or reluctant in giving or spending Usage: a niggardly tip

Similar words: mingy, miserly, mean, tight Definition: (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity Usage: a mean person; he left a miserly tip

Similar words: parsimonious, penurious Definition: excessively unwilling to spend Usage: parsimonious thrift relieved by few generous impulses; lived in a most penurious manner--denying himself every indulgence