Not so old in years, perhaps; but old in wickedness, and aged beyond his years by his own miserliness.
We must show him that we despise his miserliness and meanness.
The doctor's miserliness was not mere talk; it was real, and it had an object.
This customary jest about the servant's miserliness made him laugh.
"miserliness is rather a quality than otherwise, you know," she continued, holding the cat in her folded arms.
Does economic theory throw any light on the ethics of miserliness?
This miserliness had grown upon him since he had lost both wife and son.
Their tartness and strictness and miserliness had made the life of the girls in the school uncomfortable for some time.
Aunt Pussys superstition struggled with her miserliness throughout her frugal breakfast.
So it was not miserliness; it was just a peculiarity, a curious attention to a trifling detail.