His post-election press conference was too long, too provocative, and too stingy in his phoned-in praise for the winners.
John Paul Getty, Jr. was a major philanthropist, to a slew of causes, and he was not stingy.
Tired of being a poster child for stingy salaries, Walmart snarkily takes a leading left-wing critic to task.
"niggardly, penurious, tight-fisted," 1650s, possibly a dialectal alteration of earlier stingy "biting, sharp, stinging" (1610s), from sting (v.). Back-formation stinge "a stingy person" is recorded from 1914.