I decided not to be miserly for once and bought first-class tickets to be sure of a seat.
miserly and spiteful, he was jealous of the Coupeaus in their success, and rejoiced at their downfall.
It'll cost him more than he'll ever get from my miserly uncle to repair it.
A miserly daw, who would not risk a crown to save the crown.
Ruth remembered what Roberto had said about his miserly grandmother.
Yet be prudent, neither lavish nor miserly; right measure be your rule.
Ruth Fielding was an orphan and came to live with her miserly uncle.
It is only when it believes something to be rare that the mind ceases to be miserly in assigning values.
He was so careful, so—so miserly in some ways, so wildly extravagant in others.
If he failed he had to go live with a miserly uncle whom he despised.