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  1. miserliness

    • IPA[ˈmīzərlēnəs]

    美式

    • n.
      excessive desire to save money; extreme meanness;the quality of being small or inadequate; meagerness
    • noun: miserliness

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. excessive desire to save money; extreme meanness the party earned a damaging reputation for miserliness by cutting pensions
    • the quality of being small or inadequate; meagerness the relative miserliness of the prizes involved
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    • IPA[ˈmʌɪzəlɪnɪs]

    英式

    • n.
      excessive desire to save money; extreme meanness: the party earned a damaging reputation for miserliness by cutting pensions

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