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moneygrubber

[muhn-ee-gruhb-er] /ˈmʌn iˌgrʌb ər/
noun, Informal.
1.
a person who is aggressively engaged in or preoccupied with making or saving money.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; money + grubber
Related forms
moneygrubbing, adjective, noun
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money grubber

noun

A stingy person: refuses to buy a newspaper, he's such a money grubber


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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