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[min-jee] /ˈmɪn dʒi/

adjective, mingier, mingiest.
and ; niggardly.
adjective -gier, -giest
(Brit, informal) miserly, stingy, or niggardly


Parsimonious; mean; tight-fisted

[1911+; said to have been coined by the author Noel Busch; perhaps a blend of mean and stingy]


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