[ pen-ee pin-cher ]
/ ˈpɛn i ˌpɪn tʃər /
a miserly or stingy person.
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Origin of penny pincher
OTHER WORDS FROM penny pincherpen·ny-pinch·ing, noun, adjective
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Idioms and Phrases with penny pincher
see pinch pennies.
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