I decided not to be miserly for once and bought first-class tickets to be sure of a seat.
miserly and spiteful, he was jealous of the Coupeaus in their success, and rejoiced at their downfall.
Ask her to bear corn or pasture flocks, and she will be miserly and grudging.
A miserly daw, who would not risk a crown to save the crown.
It was not that Uncle Abimelech was miserly or that he grudged us assistance.
Yet be prudent, neither lavish nor miserly; right measure be your rule.
She thought too, of her own life with Garron—of all its miserly hardships.
It is only when it believes something to be rare that the mind ceases to be miserly in assigning values.
He was richer than all the kings and emperors, but he was mean and miserly.
If he failed he had to go live with a miserly uncle whom he despised.