money-grubber

moneygrubber

[muhn-ee-gruhb-er]
noun Informal.
a person who is aggressively engaged in or preoccupied with making or saving money.

Origin:
1830–40; money + grubber

moneygrubbing, adjective, noun
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money-grubbing
 
adj
informal seeking greedily to obtain money at every opportunity
 
'money-grubber
 
n

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Main Entry:  money-grubber
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a stingy person; also written money grubber
Example:  He refuses to go to anything but matinees because he is such a money grubber.
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