Not willing to spend or give much money; miserly.
- You know how tight-fisted with money Jeremy is.
- He muttered, ‘Give me my money, you tight-fisted jerk.’
- Hopefully the tight-fisted owner will put that money back into the baseball team, as I believe there is a way for this team to contend soon.
cheap, miserly, parsimonious, niggardly, penny-pinching, cheeseparing, Scroogelike, close
informal stingy, mingy, tight, mean
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