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しみったれ

  • shimittare

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • stinginess
  • miser

Examples of しみったれ in a Sentence

スミスさんはとても金持ちだったのにしみったれだった
Even though Mr Smith was very wealthy, he was a tight wad.
しみったれ
He is close with his money.
He is not such a stingy man as he is made out to be.

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