Stinginess vs Miser - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between stinginess and miser

is that stinginess is a lack of generosity while miser is maize.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

stinginess

English

Noun

(-)
  • A lack of generosity.
  • Synonyms

    * parsimony * niggardliness * see also greed, avarice

    miser

    English

    (wikipedia miser)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (pejorative) A person who hoards money rather than spending it; one who is cheap or extremely parsimonious.
  • was a stereotypical miser , he spent nothing he could save; neither giving to charity nor enjoying his wealth.

    Synonyms

    * cheapskate * scrooge * skinflint * See

    Antonyms

    * spendthrift

    Derived terms

    * miserly

    See also

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