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miserly
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Moby Dick
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  • Thou art always prating to me, Starbuck, about those miserly owners, as if the owners were my conscience.

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  • he left a miserly tip
  • A misericord, a "mercy-killer," the kind of blade that was meant to pierce through the gaps in armor and deliver a killing stroke.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire

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