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sovina

  

      adj   mean, stingy  
      m/f   miser, skinflint
Translation Portuguese - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

sova, sina, sovinice, sovar

"sovina": examples and translations in context
E reparei que não tem sido tão sovina. And I notice he hasn't been quite so cheap.
Não sejas sovina, liga o ar condicionado. Don't be cheap, turn on the AC.
Adoro a minha sogra, apesar de ser sovina. I love my mother in law, even if she's stingy.
Olha, Earl. Desculpa por eu ter sido um pouco sovina contigo. Look, Earl, I'm sorry I've been a little stingy with you.
Não quero ser desmancha-prazeres, seu sovina. I wouldn't want to spoil your fun, Mr. Cheapskate.
A sovina da Alex desligou o aquecimento. That cheapskate Alex turned the heat off.
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