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closefisted

[klohs-fis-tid] /ˈkloʊsˈfɪs tɪd/
adjective
1.
stingy; miserly; tight.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; close + fist1 + -ed3
Related forms
closefistedly, adverb
closefistedness, noun
Synonyms
niggardly, penurious, tight-fisted.
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