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miserly
used in Pride and Prejudice

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of a person:  excessively disinclined to part with money

of an amount:  less than is appropriate
  • Chapter 15 Mr. Collins was not a sensible man, and the deficiency of nature had been but little assisted by education or society; the greatest part of his life having been spent under the guidance of an illiterate and miserly father; and though he belonged to one of the universities, he had merely kept the necessary terms, without forming at it any useful acquaintance.
    Chapter 15 (2% in)

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