Origin of penny pincher
Related formspen·ny-pinch·ing, noun, adjective
Examples from the Web for penny-pinching
And yes, he is far from the only penny-pinching conservative in politics who also favors tax cuts for the wealthy.Some Catholic Leaders Speaking Out Against Paul Ryan’s Budget-Cutting|Lauren Ashburn|August 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
CBS is a close, penny-pinching second, and CNBC wins the thrifty award for cable.
The middle class claims these women, expecting that each grand flourish be balanced by a penny-pinching gesture.
Of course, that shouldn't be—you construe that as you please, but if you think it is penny-pinching it may be.Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Hang these penny-pinching fathers, that cram wealth in innocent lamb-skins.
That penny-pinching Skinner wants me to cut corners and get myself into trouble so he can fire me.Cappy Ricks|Peter B. Kyne
British Dictionary definitions for penny-pinching
Derived Formspenny-pincher, noun
Idioms and Phrases with penny-pinching
see pinch pennies.