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closefisted

[klohs-fis-tid]
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adjective
  1. stingy; miserly; tight.

Origin of closefisted

First recorded in 1565–75; close + fist1 + -ed3
Related formsclose·fist·ed·ly, adverbclose·fist·ed·ness, noun

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niggardly, penurious, tight-fisted.
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