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tightfisted

  
   adj   knauserig, knickerig inf     
to be tightfisted      die Hand auf der Tasche halten  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
to be tightfisted exp.
die Hand auf der Tasche halten

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to be tightfisted
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"tightfisted": examples and translations in context
He was a tightfisted hand at the grindstone, Scroo... Er war ein Geizkragen, ein wahrer Blutsauger.
At least them I go out with are not tightfisted. Meine Freunde sind wenigstens nicht geizig.
They have been tightfisted when it comes to short-term equity investments. Bei kurzfristigen Investitionen waren sie geizig.
That's how tightfisted he is. Wenn er Streit sucht, kann er ihn haben.?
"Any organization donating to the Meyer campaign may want to reflect on how its tightfisted idiocy is mocked by the woman on the $1,200 crate." Er schreibt: "Wer Meyer Geld spendet, möge darüber nachdenken, wie sein idiotischer Geiz von der Frau auf der $1.200-Kiste verspottet wird."
For the penny-pinchers, tightfisted, miserly, or parsimonious... the management, sparing no expense, leaves them Baptiste, free of charge! Für die Geizhälse aber, die Geizkragen, die Gaffer hat die Direktion weder Mühe noch Kosten gescheut.
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