Definition of しみったれる

しみったれるshimittareru Inflection

ichidan verb / intransitive verb:

  • to be stingy; to be tightfisted

Example Sentences

He is not such a stingy man as he is made out to be.
He is close with his money.
Even though Mr Smith was very wealthy, he was a tight wad.

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