- closed-end investment company,
Origin of closefisted
Examples from the Web for close-fisted
Vaudrey's predecessor, Monsieur Pichereau, was exacting, close-fisted.His Excellency the Minister|Jules Claretie
A close-fisted, tight-lipped Mormon—a skinflint if I ever saw one!The Rainbow Trail|Zane Grey
I ain't a close-fisted chap, especially when I'm fond of anybody.An Ambitious Woman|Edgar Fawcett
You ought to have more; but he's close-fisted, and you must be content with this.'
I'm not close-fisted, either; I'm willing to share the profits with you as long as you've any use for them.The White Blackbird|Hudson Douglas