Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 12/16/19 Scrooge

Scrooge (noun)
Scrooge [skrooj]
(previously 12-21-13)

noun
1. Eb·e·ne·zer [eb-uh-nee-zer] a miserly curmudgeon in Dickens' Christmas Carol.
2. (often lowercase) any miserly person.

WORDS RELATED TO SCROOGE
misanthropist, meanie, tightwad, misanthrope, cheapskate, miser, niggard, moneygrubber, penny-pincher

Origin: 1935–40, for def 2

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