Related formsskin·flint·i·ly, adverbskin·flint·i·ness, nounskin·flint·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for skinflint
The next night I was at Poughkeepsie, where the landlord was a low-Dutchman and a skinflint too.The Little Red Foot|Robert W. Chambers
So all in all, Skinflint Sam can make trouble for the folk that make trouble for him.
A close-fisted, tight-lipped Mormon—a skinflint if I ever saw one!The Rainbow Trail|Zane Grey
Skinflint Sam bowled along, paddle-punt fisherman to Ragged Run merchant.
Vuillet is a skinflint, but the triumph ought to be complete: invite him as well as the small fry.The Fortune of the Rougons|Emile Zola