adjective, stin·gi·er, stin·gi·est.
Related formsstin·gi·ly, adverbstin·gi·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for stingily
His very sleep was stingily meted out to him: "Too much sleep stupefies a fellow!"History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Volume IV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
Then, what charges they make for the abominable lunches they serve out so stingily!Redburn. His First Voyage|Herman Melville
"The king lived there alone and stingily," says the historian Michelet.Paris from the Earliest Period to the Present Day; Volume 1|William Walton
I cannot believe that this beautiful poet soul was so stingily endowed by Nature, and had but one spring-time.The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine|Heinrich Heine
In this situation of seeming failure I began to think that farming of all occupations rewarded its devotees most stingily.Some Pioneers and Pilgrims on the Prairies of Dakota|John B. Reese