Stinginess vs Miserly - What's the difference?

stinginess | miserly |


As a noun stinginess

is a lack of generosity.

As an adjective miserly is

like a miser; very covetous; stingy; cautious with money.

stinginess

English

Noun

(-)
  • A lack of generosity.
  • Synonyms

    * parsimony * niggardliness * see also greed, avarice

    miserly

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Like a miser; very covetous; stingy; cautious with money
  • Synonyms

    * See also * See also